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Otto Rudolf Salvisberg

Berlin, Germany
born 1882, Köniz

Otto Rudolf Salvisberg (October 19th, 1882 - December 23rd, 1940) was a Swiss architect born in Köniz. He worked in Germany from 1905 to 1930. Salvisberg attended the Bauschule des Technikums in Biel/Bienne and graduated with distinction in 1904. He then moved to Germany and settled in Berlin in..

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White City Berlin

Berlin, Germany
by Wilhelm Büning, ...

The White City in Berlin, also known as Swiss Quarter, in reference to the street names in the vicinity of the complex, was commissioned by the head of city planning at the time, Martin Wagner. Wagner was also responsible for other social housing projects in Berlin. Three of his projects, the..

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IG Farben Building

Frankfurt, Germany
by Hans Poelzig

The IG Farben Building or Poelzig Building, now the home of the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University, was built from 1928 to 1930 as the corporate headquarters of the IG Farben conglomerate in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. At the time, IG Farben was the world's fourth largest company and its largest..

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Reichsknappschaftshaus

Berlin, Germany
by Max Taut, ...

The Reichsknappschaftshaus (House of the Reichsknappschaft) is an office building which was originally conceived as an administrative building for the social security and health insurance institution of German miners. It was built built between in 1929 and 1930 by Max Taut and Frank Hoffmann in..

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The housing block was designed by Hans Scharoun and Georg Jacobwitz between 1928-1929 and is located in the area of Charlottenburg in Berlin's West.

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The building is six-stories with a rhythmically articulated facade of white stucco, with windows and balconies aligning...

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Mart Stam

Rotterdam, Netherlands
born 1899, Purmerend

Mart Stam (August 5, 1899 – February 21, 1986) was a Dutch architect, urban planner, and furniture designer. Stam was extraordinarily well-connected, and his career intersects with important moments in the history of 20th-century European architecture, including chair design at the Bauhaus, the..

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