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Oswald Mathias Ungers

Frankfurt, Germany
born 1926, Kaiseresch

Oswald Mathias Ungers was born in Kaisersesch in the Eifel region, known for his rationalist designs and the use of cubic forms. Among his notable projects are museums in Frankfurt, Hamburg, and Cologne.

From 1947 to 1950 he studied architecture at the University of Karlsruhe under Egon..

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Ralph Erskine

Stockholm, Sweden
born 1914, Monliaws

Ralph Erskine (February 24th 1914 – March 16th 2005) was a British architect and urban planner who lived most of his life in Sweden. Erskine spent his childhood in Mill Hill in the London Borough of Barnet (North London). During the 1930s, he studied architecture at the Regent Street Polytechnic,..

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Giancarlo De Carlo

Milan, Italy
born 1919, Genoa

Giancarlo De Carlo (December 12, 1919 - June 4, 2005) was an Italian architect. He was born in Genoa, Liguria in 1919. He trained as an architect from 1942 to 1949, a time of political turmoil which generated his philosophy toward life and architecture. Libertarian socialism was the underlying..

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Jaap Bakema

Rotterdam, Netherlands
born 1914, Groningen

Jacob Berend (Jaap) Bakema (March 8th, 1914 – February 20th, 1981) was a Dutch modernist architect, notable for his public housing and involvement in the reconstruction of Rotterdam after the Second World War.

Born in Groningen, Bakema studied at the Groningen Higher Technical College..

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Aldo van Eyck

Delft, Netherlands
born 1918, Driebergen

Aldo van Eyck or van Eijk (March 16th, 1918 - January 14th, 1999) was an architect from the Netherlands. Aldo van Eyck was born in Driebergen, Holland in 1918. Although educated in England during his youth, he eventually went to Zurich to attend the ETH. He taught at the Amsterdam Academy of..

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Shadrach Woods

Paris, France
born 1923, Yonkers, New York

Shadrach Woods (June 30th, 1923 – July 31st, 1973) was an American architect, urban planner and theorist. Schooled in engineering at New York University and in literature and philosophy at Trinity College, Dublin, Woods joined the Paris office of Le Corbusier in 1948. Assigned to the project for..

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Georges Candilis

Paris, France
born 1913, Baku

Georges (Gheorghios) Candilis was a Greek born in Baku, Azerbaijan on 29 March, 1913. Educated as an architect at the Polytechnic in Athens (1931-36) Candilis made the acquaintance of Le Corbusier during his studies, at CIAM IV (1933, Athens). As a result, Le Corbusier assigned Candilis the..

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Alexis Josic

Paris, France
born 1921, Bečej

Alexis Josic was born in Stari Becej, Yugoslavia in 1921. He studied painting at the National Fine Arts School and at the Josic Fine Art School (founded by his father Mladen Josic) in Belgrade. Subsequently he was educated as an architect at the Technical School in Belgrade (1940-48).

In the..

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