Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

1888-1964Dutch architect, furniture designerDe Stijl artistic movement『the Rietveld Schröder House』『Red and Blue Chair』『Zig-Zag Chair』 【BOOK】 【MOVIE】

Antoni Gaudí

Antoni Gaudí

1852-1926 Catalan architect  Catalan Modernism 『Sagrada Família』 『Park Güell』 『Casa Milà』 『Casa Batlló』

Sone Tatsuzo

Sone Tatsuzo

Sone Tatsuzo 1853-1937 Japanese architect 1st graduate student of Department of Architecture, Office building design in Marunouchi, Tokyo『Mitsubishi Ichigokan』 『Nagasaki Shipyard』 『Keio University Library』 『Former Kagoshima Prefectural Office』

Josef Hoffmann

Josef Hoffmann

1870-1956 Austrian architect Vienna Secession Wiener Werkstätte 『Vienna Secession Building』 『Stoclet Palace』

Georges Braque

Georges Braque

1882-1963 French painter Pioneer of Cubism 『Life with Metronome』 『Violin and Candlestick』 『Violin and Palette』

Tadao Ando

Tadao Ando

Tadao Ando 1941- Japanese architect    One of the world’s most active Japanese architects, known for his style of exposed concrete and the use of geometric shapes. He traveled around the world…

Tatsuno Kingo

Tatsuno Kingo

1854-1919Japanese architectFormer dean of Architecture Department at Tokyo Imperial University『Tokyo Station』『the Bank of Japan building』『Nara Hotel』

Cologne Cathedral

Cologne Cathedral

Cologne CathedralCompletion:  1880Place:  Cologne, Germany Design:  Gerhard von Lyle World Heritage  The cathedral of the Roman Catholic Church, the largest Gothic building in the world. Gerhard Richter’s stained glass is set in the…

Gunnar Asplund

Gunnar Asplund

1885-1940 Swedish architect  Nordic Classicism 『Stockholm Public Library』 『Skogskyrkogården』

Peter Behrens

Peter Behrens

1868-1940 German architect and industrial designer  German Werkbund Munich Secession 『Behrens’ house』 『AEG Turbine Factory』 『Hoechst Administration Building』

Schroeder House

Schroeder House

Schroeder HouseCompletion: 1924Place: Utrecht, the NetherlandsDesign: Herrit Thomas RietveldWorld HeritageArchitecture that can be said to have constructed the abstract painting of Mondrian, which is representative of the art movement De Stil.The partition on…

Bruno Taut

Bruno Taut

1880-1938 German architect, urban planner and author Deutscher Werkbund 『Glass Pavilion』 『Großsiedlung Britz』

Bauhaus

Bauhaus

1919-1933 German art school in Weimar, Dessau, Berlin.Ludwig Mies van der RoheWalter GropiusHannes MeyerPaul KleeJosef AlbersJohannes IttenTheo van DoesburgMoholy-Nagy LászlóWassily KandinskyLyonel FeiningerHerbert BayerOskar SchlemmerPiet MondrianMarcel BreuerMarianne Brandt 【BOOK】 【PANORAMIC VIEW】 【MOVIE】

Otto Wagner

Otto Wagner

1841-1918 Austrian architect and urban planner Vienna Secession Art Nouveau 『Karlsplatz Station』 『Postal Office Savings Bank』 『Kirche am Steinhof』 “necessity is the only master of art.”

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1886-1969 German-American architect Pioneers of modernist architecture Last director of the Bauhaus 『Barcelona Pavilion』『Villa Tugendhat』『Farnsworth House』 【BOOK】 【MOVIE】

Louis Sullivan

Louis Sullivan

1856-1924 American architect Chicago School AIA Gold Medal 『Auditorium Building』 『Wainwright Building』 『Guaranty Building』