A Glimpse of Modern Architecture: Panch Mahal, India

A Glimpse of Modern Architecture: Panch Mahal, India

Panch Mahal at Fatehpur Sikri In India was built in the sixteenth century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. It is the earliest known example of a multistory frame structure akin to Le Corbusier’s Maison Dom-Ino designed in 1914–1915. Architect Le Corbusier is known as the father of modern architecture, however, Panch Mahal offered a glimpse of modern architecture before its time. Continue reading A Glimpse of Modern Architecture: Panch Mahal, India