Altaplana, world of Francois Schuiten and Benoit Peeters

the impossible & infinite encyclopedia of the world created by Schuiten & Peeters

User Tools

Site Tools


Sidebar

Main menu

Browse dictionary

Browse in logical order:
Persons | Cities | Albums | More...

Browse in chronological order:
Timeline | Obscure Timeline | New pages

Browse in alphabetical order:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | XYZ


Visit also

Visit Catalogue

Visit Office of Passages

Visit Atlantic 12


Follow us!

Visit altaplana on Facebook Visit altaplana on Google plus Visit altaplana on twitter


Perret, Auguste

Auguste Perret Auguste Perret (12 February 187425 February 1954) was a French architect and a world leader and specialist in reinforced concrete construction.

Auguste, in collaboration with his brothers Gustave (1876-1952) and Claude (1880-1960), has erected the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris (1911, adapted from a project by Henry Van de Velde), the church of Raincy (1922), the Garde-Meuble national, and has also supervised the Havre re-construction.

In 2005, his post-World War II reconstruction of Le Havre was declared by UNESCO one of the World Heritage Sites 1).

See also