Find out more about the greatest French Architects, including Le Corbusier, Gustave Eiffel, Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, Jean Nouvel and Paul Virilio.
Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887
Architect
Gustave EiffelGustave Eiffel
15 December 1832
Architect, Civil Engineer

Frédéric Auguste BartholdiFrédéric Auguste Bartholdi
02 August 1834
Sculptor, Architect

Pierre Charles L'EnfantPierre Charles L'Enfant
02 August 1754
Engineer

André Le NôtreAndré Le Nôtre
 

Sébastien Le Prestre de VaubanSébastien Le Prestre de Vauban
01 May 1633
Military engineer
Jean NouvelJean Nouvel
12 August 1945
Architect

Eugène Viollet-le-DucEugène Viollet-le-Duc
27 January 1814
Architect

Paul VirilioPaul Virilio
04 January 1932
Philosopher, Writer, Architect, Urban planner,
Charlotte PerriandCharlotte Perriand
24 October 1903
Architect

Hector GuimardHector Guimard
10 March 1867
Architect
Étienne-Louis BoulléeÉtienne-Louis Boullée
12 February 1728
Architect

Claude Nicolas LedouxClaude Nicolas Ledoux
21 March 1736
Architect

Bernard TschumiBernard Tschumi
25 January 1944
Architect, University teacher

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12 February 1874
architect

Christian de PortzamparcChristian de Portzamparc
05 May 1944
Architect, Restorer
Louis Le VauLouis Le Vau
1612 AD
architect, artist

Jean ProuvéJean Prouvé
08 April 1901
Architect, Designer, Artist, Politician

Lúcio CostaLúcio Costa
27 February 1902
Architect

Jules Hardouin-MansartJules Hardouin-Mansart
16 April 1646
Architect
Andreas FeiningerAndreas Feininger
27 December 1906
Photographer, Writer, Architect

Dominique PerraultDominique Perrault
09 April 1953
Architect
François MansartFrançois Mansart
23 January 1598
Architect

Claude PerraultClaude Perrault
25 September 1613
Architect

Henri LabrousteHenri Labrouste
11 May 1801
architect
Ange-Jacques GabrielAnge-Jacques Gabriel
23 October 1698
Architect

Paul Philippe CretPaul Philippe Cret
24 October 1876
Architect
Robert Mallet-StevensRobert Mallet-Stevens
24 March 1886
Architect

Jacques-Germain SoufflotJacques-Germain Soufflot
22 July 1713
Architect

Jean ChalgrinJean Chalgrin
1739 AD
Architect
Jacques-Nicolas Billaud-VarenneJacques-Nicolas Billaud-Varenne
23 April 1756
Architect

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Jacques-François BlondelJacques-François Blondel
08 January 1705
Architect
Girard DesarguesGirard Desargues
21 February 1591
Mathematician

Pierre PugetPierre Puget
16 October 1620
Sculptor

Charles PercierCharles Percier
22 August 1764
Architect

Jacques LemercierJacques Lemercier
1585 AD
Architect
Jean GoujonJean Goujon
1510 AD
Sculptor
François de CuvilliésFrançois de Cuvilliés
23 October 1695
Designer

Rogelio SalmonaRogelio Salmona
28 April 1929
Architect

Germain BoffrandGermain Boffrand
16 May 1667
Architect

Robert de CotteRobert de Cotte
1656 AD
Architect
Daniel MarotDaniel Marot
1661 AD
Architect

Louis ViscontiLouis Visconti
11 February 1791
Architect

Jean-Baptiste Alexandre Le BlondJean-Baptiste Alexandre Le Blond
1679 AD
Architect

Salomon de BrosseSalomon de Brosse
1571 AD
Architect

François-Joseph BélangerFrançois-Joseph Bélanger
12 April 1744
Architect
Hector LefuelHector Lefuel
14 November 1810
Architect

Victor LouisVictor Louis
10 May 1731
Architect
Jean BullantJean Bullant
1515 AD
Architect

Jean PerréalJean Perréal
1450 AD
Architect

Libéral BruantLibéral Bruant
1635 AD
Architect
Jean-Rodolphe PerronetJean-Rodolphe Perronet
25 October 1708
Architect

Jean MarotJean Marot
1619 AD
Architect
Emmanuel Héré de CornyEmmanuel Héré de Corny
12 October 1705
Architect

Émiland GautheyÉmiland Gauthey
03 December 1732
Mathematician

Antoine LepautreAntoine Lepautre
15 January 1621
Architect

Charles GarnierCharles Garnier
06 November 1825
architect

Tony GarnierTony Garnier
13 August 1869
French architect
Fulk III NerraFulk III Nerra
0970 AD
Count of Anjou

Juste-Aurèle MeissonierJuste-Aurèle Meissonier
17 March 1695
Sculptor

Affonso ReidyAffonso Reidy
26 October 1909
Architect

Louis-Jean DesprezLouis-Jean Desprez
1743 AD
Painter
Claude-François-Dorothée, marquis de Jouffroy d'AbbansClaude-François-Dorothée, marquis de Jouffroy d'Abbans
30 September 1751
Engineer

Philibert de l'OrmePhilibert de l'Orme
03 June 1514
Architect
William Of SensWilliam Of Sens
Architect