102 relations: Ad van der Steur, Alva Myrdal, Alvar Aalto, An-Nasr Mosque, April 5, Art Deco, August 5, Barcelona, Basil Champneys, Berthold Lubetkin, Bexhill-on-Sea, Birmingham, Brighton City Airport, Cass Gilbert, Cecil Clavering, Claude Ferrier, Compagnie Générale Transatlantique, Corinne Bennett, De La Warr Pavilion, Eastbourne, Eastbourne Bandstand, El Omrane Mosque, Erich Mendelsohn, Fallingwater, Florya Atatürk Marine Mansion, Foster and Partners, Francis Rattenbury, Frank Lloyd Wright, Freedom Monument, French Sudan, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, George Keller (architect), Giorgio Grassi, Gordon Kaufmann, Gothenburg Concert Hall, Grand Mosque of Mopti, Harry Weedon, Heaton, West Yorkshire, Hendrik Petrus Berlage, Henry Medd, Highgate, Highpoint I, Hoover Dam, Hornsey Town Hall, Houghton Estate, Imre Makovecz, Johannesburg, John L. Savage, John Melvin (architect), Josep Lluís Sert, ..., July 13, July 22, July 6, July 7, June 1, June 2, Kārlis Zāle, March 27, March 3, May 29, May 7, Michael Hopkins (architect), Milan, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Nablus, Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, November 18, November 20, November 4, Ocean liner, October 27, October 31, Odeon, Kingstanding, Opelwerk Brandenburg, Ove Arup, Pennsylvania, Piero Portaluppi, Prix de Rome, Rex Distin Martienssen, Richard Neutra, Riga, Roger-Henri Expert, Rotterdam, Royal Gold Medal, Sacred Heart Cathedral, New Delhi, Saint Constantine and Elena Cathedral, Bălți, September 30, Serge Chermayeff, Seyfi Arkan, Stockholm, Streamline Moderne, Supreme Court of the United States, Sven Markelius, Von Sternberg House, Vyborg Library, Willem Marinus Dudok, 1842 in architecture, 1867 in architecture, 1879 in architecture, 2010 in architecture, 2011 in architecture. Expand index (52 more) » « Shrink index
Adrianus (Ad) van der Steur (27 September 1893, Haarlem – 13 December 1953, Rotterdam) was a Dutch architect and member of an architect family.
Alva Myrdal (née Reimer; 31 January 1902 – 1 February 1986) was a Swedish sociologist, diplomat and politician.
Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto (3 February 1898 – 11 May 1976) was a Finnish architect and designer.
An-Nasr Mosque (مسجد النصر Masjid an-Nasr translated as "Victory Mosque") is a mosque located in the Palestinian city of Nablus.
Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. Art Deco influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum cleaners.
Barcelona is a city in Spain.
Basil Champneys (17 September 1842 – 5 April 1935) was an architect and author whose most notable buildings include Manchester's John Rylands Library, Somerville College Library (Oxford), Newnham College, Cambridge, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, Mansfield College, Oxford and Oriel College, Oxford's Rhodes Building.
Berthold Romanovich Lubetkin (14 December 1901 – 23 October 1990) was a Russian émigré architect who pioneered modernist design in Britain in the 1930s.
Bexhill-on-Sea (often simply Bexhill) is a seaside town situated in the county of East Sussex in South East England.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Brighton City Airport, also known as Shoreham Airport, is an airport located in the parish of Lancing in West Sussex, England.
Cass Gilbert (November 24, 1859 – May 17, 1934) was a prominent American architect.
John Cecil Clavering OBE (17 April 1910 – 6 October 2001) was an English architect, best known for his work designing Odeon Cinemas as part of Harry Weedon's architectural practice in the 1930s, and his later work as the architect of the Public Record Office in Kew, London.
Claude Waterlow Ferrier FRIBA (1879 – 6 July 1935) was a Scottish architect, who specialised in the Art Deco style.
The Compagnie Générale Transatlantique (shortened to "CIE. GLE. TRANSATLANTIQUE", or CGT, and commonly named "Transat"), typically known overseas as the French Line, was a French shipping company.
Corinne Marie Gillian Bennett (3 March 1935 – 10 July 2010) was an English conservation architect.
The De La Warr Pavilion is a grade I listed building, located on the seafront at Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex, on the south coast of England.
Eastbourne is a town, seaside resort and borough in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex on the south coast of England, east of Brighton.
The Eastbourne Bandstand is a bandstand on the seafront of the East Sussex coastal town of Eastbourne, with an attached colonnade and viewing decks.
El Omrane Mosque is a mosque in Tunis, Tunisia, located in the El Omrane arrondissement.
Erich Mendelsohn (21 March 1887 – 15 September 1953) was a Jewish German architect, known for his expressionist architecture in the 1920s, as well as for developing a dynamic functionalism in his projects for department stores and cinemas.
Fallingwater is a house designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1935 in rural southwestern Pennsylvania, southeast of Pittsburgh.
Florya Atatürk Marine Mansion, (Florya Atatürk Deniz Köşkü) is a historic presidential residence located offshore in the Sea of Marmara in the Florya neighborhood of the Bakırköy district in Istanbul, Turkey.
Foster + Partners is a British international studio for architecture and integrated design, with headquarters in London.
Francis Mawson Rattenbury (11 October 1867 – 28 March 1935) was a British architect, although most of his career was spent in British Columbia, Canada, where he designed many notable buildings.
Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright, June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000 structures, 532 of which were completed.
The Freedom Monument (Brīvības piemineklis) is a memorial located in Riga, Latvia, honouring soldiers killed during the Latvian War of Independence (1918–1920).
French Sudan (Soudan français; السودان الفرنسي) was a French colonial territory in the federation of French West Africa from around 1880 until 1960, when it became the independent state of Mali.
The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag (Municipal Museum) is an art museum in The Hague in the Netherlands, founded in 1866.
George Keller (December 15, 1842 – July 7, 1935), was an American architect and engineer.
Giorgio Grassi (born 1935) is one of Italy's most important modern architects, and part of the so-called Italian rationalist school, also known as La Tendenza, associated most famously with Carlo Aymonino and Aldo Rossi that emerged in Italy in the 1960s.
Gordon Bernie Kaufmann (19 March 1888 – 1 March 1949) was an English-born American architect mostly known for his work on the Hoover Dam.
Gothenburg Concert Hall is a concert hall located in Gothenburg, Sweden, which was built in 1935.
The Grand Mosque of Mopti (Grande Mosquée de Mopti), also known as Komoguel Mosque, is a mosque located in the city of Mopti, in the Mopti Region of Mali.
Harold William "Harry" Weedon (1887 – 17 June 1970) was an English architect.
Heaton (population 14,519 - 2001 UK census) is a ward within the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council, West Yorkshire, England.
Hendrik Petrus Berlage (21 February 1856 – 12 August 1934) was a prominent Dutch architect.
Henry Alexander Nesbitt Medd (September 21, 1892 - October 26, 1977), was a British-born architect, whose career was made in India.
Highgate is a suburban area of north London at the north-eastern corner of Hampstead Heath, north north-west of Charing Cross.
Highpoint I was the first of two apartment blocks erected in the 1930s on one of the highest points in London, England at Highgate.
Hoover Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River, on the border between the U.S. states of Nevada and Arizona.
Hornsey Town Hall is a public building in Crouch End area of Hornsey, London.
Houghton Estate, often simply called Houghton is a wealthy suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa, north-east of the city centre.
Imre Makovecz (November 20, 1935 – September 27, 2011) was a Hungarian architect active in Europe from the late 1950s onward.
Johannesburg (also known as Jozi, Joburg and Egoli) is the largest city in South Africa and is one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world.
John Lucian Savage (December 25, 1879 – December 28, 1967) was an American civil engineer.
John Leonard Melvin (born 31 October 1935) is a British architect, town planner, and author.
Josep Lluís Sert i López (1 July 1902 – 15 March 1983) was an architect and city planner born in Catalonia, Spain.
The terms 7th July, July 7th, and 7/7 (pronounced "Seven-seven") have been widely used in the Western media as a shorthand for the 7 July 2005 bombings on London's transport system.
Kārlis Zāle (28 October 1888 — 19 February 1942) was a Latvian sculptor.
Sir Michael John Hopkins, CBE, RA, AADipl (born 7 May 1935) is an English architect.
Milan (Milano; Milan) is a city in northern Italy, capital of Lombardy, and the second-most populous city in Italy after Rome, with the city proper having a population of 1,380,873 while its province-level municipality has a population of 3,235,000.
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is an art museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (19 May 1881 (conventional) – 10 November 1938) was a Turkish army officer, revolutionary, and founder of the Republic of Turkey, serving as its first President from 1923 until his death in 1938.
Nablus (نابلس, שכם, Biblical Shechem ISO 259-3 Škem, Νεάπολις Νeapolis) is a city in the northern West Bank, approximately north of Jerusalem, (approximately by road), with a population of 126,132.
Norman Robert Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, (born 1 June 1935) is a British architect whose company, Foster + Partners, maintains an international design practice famous for high-tech architecture.
An ocean liner is a passenger ship primarily used as a form of transportation across seas or oceans.
The Odeon at Kingstanding, Birmingham, was a 1930s cinema in the Odeon chain.
The Opelwerk Brandenburg was a truck vehicle assembly plant, located in Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany.
Sir Ove Nyquist Arup, CBE, MICE, MIStructE, FCIOB (16 April 1895 – 5 February 1988) was an English engineer who founded Arup Group Limited, a multinational corporation that offers engineering, design, planning, project management, and consulting services for building systems.
Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania German: Pennsylvaani or Pennsilfaani), officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
Piero Portaluppi (19 March 1888 – 6 July 1967) was an Italian architect.
The Prix de Rome or Grand Prix de Rome was a French scholarship for arts students, initially for painters and sculptors, that was established in 1663 during the reign of Louis XIV of France.
Rex Distin Martienssen, ARIBA, CIAM, 26 February 1905 Queenstown - 23 August 1942 Pretoria, was a South African architect who was greatly influenced by Le Corbusier and spearheaded a modernist architectural movement in South Africa.
Richard Joseph Neutra (April 8, 1892 – April 16, 1970) was an Austrian-American architect.
Riga (Rīga) is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
Roger-Henri Expert (18 April 1882 – 13 April 1955) was a French architect.
Rotterdam is a city in the Netherlands, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt river delta at the North Sea.
The Royal Gold Medal for architecture is awarded annually by the Royal Institute of British Architects on behalf of the British monarch, in recognition of an individual's or group's substantial contribution to international architecture.
The Cathedral Of The Sacred Heart is a Roman Catholic cathedral belonging to the Latin Rite and one of the oldest church buildings in New Delhi, India.
The Saint Constantine and Elena Cathedral (Catedrala Sfinții Împărați Constantin și Elena) is a cathedral in Bălți, Moldova.
Serge Ivan Chermayeff (born Sergei Ivanovich Issakovich; Сергей Ива́нович Иссако́вич; 8 October 1900 – 8 May 1996) was a Russian-born British architect, industrial designer, writer, and co-founder of several architectural societies, including the American Society of Planners and Architects.
Abdurrahman Seyfettin Arkan, Seyfi Nasih (1903 – 15 July 1966) was a Turkish architect, the personal architect of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk.
Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries; 952,058 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.5 million in the urban area, and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area.
Streamline Moderne, sometimes termed Art Moderne, is a late type of the Art Deco architecture and graphic design/style that emerged in the 1930s.
The Supreme Court of the United States (sometimes colloquially referred to by the acronym SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.
Sven Gottfrid Markelius (25 October 1889 – 24 February 1972) was one of the most important modernist Swedish architects.
The Von Sternberg House was a mini-mansion designed by the architect Richard Neutra.
Vyborg Library (Viipurin kirjasto) is a library in Vyborg, Russia, built during the time of Finnish sovereignty (1918 to 1940-44), before the Finnish city of Viipuri was annexed by the former USSR and its Finnish name was changed to Vyborg by the USSR authorities.
Willem Marinus Dudok (6 July 1884 – 6 April 1974) was a Dutch modernist architect.
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