• Learn About Open Floor Plans Via These 6 Iconic Residences

    4 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Villa Tugendhat / Mies van der Rohe. © Alexandra Timpau
    Le Corbusier's "Five Points of Architecture" functioned in the twentieth century as the go-to guide for architectural production; it is also a significant work in understanding the legacy of modern architecture. Horizontal windows, free design of the facade, pilotis, roof gardens, and perhaps the most significant point, free design of the ground plan form the Franco-Swiss architect's manifesto. In terms of design practice, this last point means distinguishing structure and wrapper, which allows the free disposal of dividing walls that...
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