Mies van der Rohe


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Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig. 1886--1969, US architect, born in Germany. He directed the Bauhaus (1929--33) and developed a functional style, characterized by geometrical design. His works include the Seagram building, New York (1958)
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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe emigrated to Chicago from his native Germany in 1938, at the age of fifty-two, to become director of the Architecture School at the Illinois Institute of Technology.
The prestigious Mies van der Rohe Award is held biennially to honour works completed within the previous two years.
MIES VAN DER ROHE was a prominent exponent of architectural ideals that crossed national borders.
Barcelona: An armless leather chair with an X-shaped chrome base; designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in 1929 and modeled after the original X-chairs found in Egyptian tombs and used in ancient Roman times.
God is in the details" or so Mies van der Rohe proposed concerning architecture.
Better known for its design and painting workshops taught BY such luminaries as Paul Klee, Walter Gropius, Mies van der Rohe, Moholy-Nagy, Kandinsky, Feininger and others, this handsome publication centers on the lesser known, but longest standing of all Bauhaus workshops.
The collection titled "There is a Reason" features the acclaimed works, drawings, plans and photographs of Bauhaus architect Mies van der Rohe and his unique relationship with Bacardi and Neue Nationalgalerie.
office campus in Oak Brook, Lohan has had the same kind of influence on the landscape of the metropolitan area as his famous grandfather, architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
3 King Drive route, rolling out every 15 minutes between McCormick Place and Chicago and Mies van der Rohe Way in the Gold Coast from 5:30 a.
Mies van der Rohe award 2011; European Union prize for contemporary architecture.
Wabash was designed by world-renowned architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and was designated a Chicago landmark in February, 2008.