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Frank Lloyd Wright

Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
born 1867, Richland Center, Wisconsin

Frank Lloyd Wright (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000 projects, which resulted in more than 500 completed works. Wright promoted organic architecture (example: Fallingwater), was a leader of the Prairie..

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Louis Henri Sullivan

Chicago, Illinois, USA
born 1856, Boston, Massachusetts

Louis Henri Sullivan (September 8, 1856 – April 14, 1924) was an American architect, and has been called the "father of modernism." He is considered by many as the creator of the modern skyscraper, was an influential architect and critic of the Chicago School, was a mentor to Frank Lloyd Wright,..

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Dankmar Adler

Chicago, USA
born 1844, Stadtlengsfeld

Dankmar Adler was an architect and engineer whose partnership with Louis Sullivan was perhaps the most famous and influential in American architecture.

He immigrated to the United States in 1854 and settled in Detroit, where he began his study of architecture in 1857. Later he moved to..

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