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06:43 GMT +3 hours23 December 2014
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Le Corbusier: a Multifaceted Artist at the Pushkin Museum

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© RIA Novosti. Vladimir Astapkovich
A newly opened exhibition at Moscow’s Pushkin Fine Arts Museum showcases the multifaceted oeuvre of Le Corbusier, a world-famous architect, who submitted his bid for best Palace of Soviets design in Moscow, came up with the idea of “cookie-cutter” housing, and invented a super-comfortable lounge chair, which remains a sought-after piece of furniture to this day.

A newly opened exhibition at Moscow’s Pushkin Fine Arts Museum showcases the multifaceted oeuvre of Le Corbusier, a world-famous architect, who submitted his bid for best Palace of Soviets design in Moscow, came up with the idea of “cookie-cutter” housing, and invented a super-comfortable lounge chair, which remains a sought-after piece of furniture to this day.