Wikipedia entry
Léon Krier CVO (born 7 April 1946) is a Luxembourgish architect, architectural theorist, and urban planner, a prominent critic of modernist architecture and advocate of New Classical architecture and New Urbanism. Krier combines an international architecture and planning practice with writing and teaching. He is well known for his master plan for Poundbury, in Dorset, England. He is the younger brother of architect Rob Krier.
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Architect, born in Luxembourg, private practice in London since 1974.
Luxembourgeois, English, British
Artist, Architect, Theorist
Léon Krier, Leon Krier, Leo Krier
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  • Ricardo Bofill and Leon Krier: Architecture, Urbanism, and History Exhibition catalogue, Paperback, pages

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