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Walter Gropius

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius (May 1883 – July was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School, who, along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier and Oscar Niemeyer, is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture.

Карьера Жана Нувеля (Jean Nouvel) как архитектора началась в 70-е годы прошлого века. За этот период времени ему удалось создать свой собственный стилистический язык в архитектуре. Как признаётся сам мастер, он всегда старался создавать проекты, наполненные простотой и утончённостью...

Jean Nouvel often says that he is an architect who designs. In 1995 he founded JND (Jean Nouvel Design) to run alongside his AJN architectural agency, undertaking interior architecture and design projects. Most Jean Nouvel pieces of furniture are.

Neri Oxman

Neri Oxman biography - Neri Oxman is a leading Israeli architect, best known for her association with the Sony Corporation Career Development and the MIT Media Lab, where she wor

Bruno Taut

Bruno Taut biography - Bruno Taut was born on May in Konigsberg, Germany. He attended the Konigsberg Baugwerksschule and later, trained at the Berlin-Charlottenburge.

Irving Harper (July 14, 1916 – August 4, 2015) Whilst #IrvingHarper made a huge contribution to modern industrial design, he is often thought of as one of the great unsung heroes of the era. Harper created many iconic works during the 40s to early 60s but much of his work was attributed to George Nelson as was the company policy. Harper even designed the Herman Miller logo with no formal training in graphic arts.  Famous works include: #MarshmallowSofa #WheelClock, #SunflowerClock

Irving Harper made a huge contribution to modern industrial design. His works include the Marshmallow sofa and many clocks created for George Nelson.

Hector Guimard

Hector Guimard biography - Hector Guimard was a notable French interior designer, prominent architect and best known representative of Art Nouveau.

Christopher Wren

Christopher Wren biography - Christopher Wren, an English architect, best known for the design of many churches in London was born on 20 October 1632 in England.

Gio Ponti (1891-1979)

Gio Ponti November Milan – 16 September Milan) was one of the most important Italian architects, industrial designers, furniture designers, artists, and publishers of the twentieth century.

Peter Zumthor, Pritzker 2009 Laureate This year the prize goes to Swiss architect Peter Zumthor (1943). A real “master”, Zumthor has always been a craftsman on architecture, focusing on the atmosphere and details of his  works, taking all the time he needs  (often several years) at the Swiss mountains to deliver  timeless buildings: Brother Klaus Field Chapel, Kolumba Art Museum, Swiss Pavillion Expo Hannover, Therm Vals, and more.

Peter Zumthor, Pritzker 2009 Laureate

Peter Zumthor (born 26 April Swiss architect and winner of the 2009 Pritzker Prize and 2013 RIBA Royal Gold Medal.

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Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto (February Kuortane – May Helsinki) was a Finnish architect and designer. His work includes architecture, furniture, textiles and glassware.

DENISE SCOTT BROWN. Nacida en 1931 en Zambia y de nacionalidad estadounidense, escribió "Aprendiendo de Las Vegas: el simbolismo olvidado de la forma arquitectónica", junto a Robert Venturi y Steven Izenour. En 1991, su marido obtuvo el Premio Pritzker del año, el Jurado ignoró la colaboración entre ambos y dejó a Venturi como único homenajeado. Ella no asistió a la ceremonia de entrega del premio y su marido declaró en el evento que la arquitectura es la más colaborativa entre todas las…

'Arquitetas Invisíveis' reconocen a 48 mujeres en la arquitectura: "en las sombras"

Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown. The Beauty—and Complexity—of Married Architects -- New York Magazine

Zaha Hadid with her boss Rem Koolhaas, sometime in the 70's before she left to start her own firm

Zaha Hadid as an up-and-coming young architect working at OMA and her boss, with a full head of hair, Rem Koolhaas likely taken sometime in the

Louis Sullivan biography - Louis H. Sullivan was an esteemed American architect, famously referred to as the father of modern American architecture. Sullivan is accredited for develo