Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. House with Three Courts project (Interior perspective). c. 1938 | MoMA
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. House with Three Courts project (Interior perspective). c. 1938. Graphite and cut-and-pasted reproduction on illustration board. Sheet 30 x 40" (76.1 x 101.5 cm). Mies van der Rohe Archive, gift of the architect. 686.1963. © 2020 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Architecture and Design
What might have been
Frank Lloyd Wright did a second rendering of the Point View Residences project on Mt. Washington in 1951 at Edgar Kaufmann Jr.'s request, after it was determined the estimated cost exceeded the anticipated returns from rentals. The new design gave each of the units unobstructed views of the Golden Triangle.
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I draw objects in the same way as Carl Linnaeus classified plants. I collect all kinds of structures, identify their characteristics and translate them into drawings. For me, these structures are like creatures, all living in an architectural biotope. I study and order them in a taxonomy called Non-Functional Structures. This biotope is not like […]
Gallery of Never Built New York: Projects From Gaudí, Gehry and Wright that Didn't Make it in Manhattan - 3
Image 3 of 8 from gallery of Never Built New York: Projects From Gaudí, Gehry and Wright that Didn't Make it in Manhattan. Photograph by MoMA/Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
Frank Lloyd Wright * Architecture and life | Design Gallerist | Rare & Unique Products
Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000 structures and completed 500 works. Wright believed in designing structures which were in harmony with humanity and its environment, a philosophy he called organic architecture. This philosophy was best exemplified by his design for Fallingwater (1935), which has been called "the best all-time work of American architecture". What is architecture anyway? Is it the vast collection…
Modernist muse: the art world significance of Mies van der Rohe’s collages
Drawn from MoMA’s collections, a host of collages by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe are on display together for the first time at the Ludwig Forum in Aachen, Germany. The works provide a glimpse into van der Rohe’s design process, yet are also autonomous pieces of art. Displayed beside other...
NOTES SUR LE TYPIQUE ET L'ATYPIQUE
Concours de l'Opéra-Bastille La véritable révolution accomplie au XXème siècle n’aura finalement été que de nature technologique –et non politique comme on pouvait l’espérer avant l’effondrement du modèle socialiste en U.R.S.S. Cet état de fait prive les institutions nouvelles d’une représentation idéologique. Ainsi, ce n’est plus un affront depuis longtemps que de calquer un nouveau programme d’édifice public sur le modèle du siège social d’entreprise, avec des espaces de travail répétitifs…