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Charlotte Perriand: Inventing a New World

Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris

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With reconstructions of interiors designed by Perriand throughout her 70-year career, this survey takes in early collaborations with Le Corbusier, the major exhibitions of modern design held in Japan in the 1940s and ’50s, and the architecture Perriand devised at Les Arcs ski resort from the late ’60s onwards. Find out more from the Fondation Louis Vuitton’s website.

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The apartment of Maurice Jardot in Paris (1967–87), Charlotte Perriand

The apartment of Maurice Jardot in Paris (1967–87), Charlotte Perriand. © Adagp, Paris, 2019/Pernette Perriand-Barsac/AChP

Bibliothèque Nuage (c. 1956), Charlotte Perriand. Photo: François Laffanour; courtesy Galerie Downtown; © Adagp, Paris, 2019/Studio Shapiro/Galerie Downtown

Pivoting armchair (1927), Charlotte Perriand. Courtesy Vitra Design Museum; © Adagp, Paris, 2019

Salle de Reception (1955), Charlotte Perriand.

The Salle de Reception (1955), Charlotte Perriand. Image: © Adagp, Paris, 2019/AChP

Travail et Sport (1927), Charlotte Perriand.

Travail et Sport (1927), Charlotte Perriand. Image: © Adagp, Paris, 2019/AChP