William JR Curtis: Ronchamp is undermined by Renzo Piano's convent

The Renzo Piano scheme burrows into the hillside around the Chapel, invading and reordering a formerly contemplative landscape. A series of partition walls cuts up the site, and the harsh hue of the concrete parking areas aggressively competes with the Le

The Renzo Piano scheme burrows into the hillside around the Chapel, invading and reordering a formerly contemplative landscape. A series of partition walls cuts up the site, and the harsh hue of the concrete parking areas aggressively competes with the Le Corbusier Chapel above