• Chapel of the Magi 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Once again Borromini works his architectural, visual, magic within a relatively constricted space. See Paolo Portoghesi for his definitive work on Borromini.
    • The door from the interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Le Corbusier often averred that "an architecture must be walked through and traversed…" Nowhere is this more true than in Ronchamp. One can wander from place to place either outside or inside this incredible building and ...
    • Notre Dame du Haut, 1953-1955 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Le Corbusier, architect. Built atop a hill and replacing a traditional church destroyed in World War II, Le Corbusier, known for architecture replete with straight lines and right angles, created this pilgrimage church ...
    • The Palazzo della Civilta del Lavoro 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      This civic office building is also known as the square colosseum and typifies the architectural style commonly known as "Mussolini modern."
    • Reserved host and altar table 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The liturgical architectural dicta of Vatican II concerting a separate chapel for the reserved host had not impacted Fueg's church in its design phase. The table and pulpit reflect the austere steel framing of the church.
    • St. Jean Exterior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The architecture is plainly brutalist, intended to give the impression of strength and permanence. It was part of the effort of the Roman Catholic Church in France to participate in the contemporary artistic and architectural ...
    • Stained glass and tapestry by Fernand Leger 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Executed in 1950-52. There were elements in the Roman Catholic Church of France that wished to update it's image and its attractiveness to the young by engaging with contemporary art and architecture. Thus the modern ...