Paris isn’t just about classical architecture and historical monuments. Just as the Eiffel Tower was bold and controversial at its construction, a number of other more modern buildings around the city stand out for their unique design.
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The Pompidou Centre opened in 1977 and houses a large public library, a museum of modern art, and a center for acoustic research. With non-French architects competing in the design competition, the controversial architecture features an exposed skeleton with brightly colored piping.
It isn’t the most photogenic of buildings and it’s ...