The CNIT, an enchanting brutalist building in Paris la Défense

The CNITformerly the french Center for New Industries and Ttechnics, has proudly displayed its brutalist concrete shell since 1958 in the La Défense district of Paris. Designed on the initiative of Emmanuel Pouvreau, president of the machine tool manufacturers’ union, by three Grand Prix de Rome architects, Jean de Mailly, Robert Camelot and Bernard Zehrfuss, … Read more