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Bruno Taut

Berlin, Germany
born 1880, Kaliningrad

Bruno Julius Florian Taut (4 May 1880, Königsberg, Germany - 24 December 1938, Istanbul), was a prolific German architect, urban planner and author active in the Weimar period. Taut is best known for his theoretical work, speculative writings and a handful of exhibition buildings. Taut's..

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Ludwig Hilberseimer

Chicago, USA
born 1885, Karlsruhe

Ludwig Karl Hilberseimer (4 September, 1885 - 6 May, 1967) was a German architect and urban planner best known for his ties to the Bauhaus and to Mies van der Rohe, as well as for his work in urban planning at the Illinois Institute of Technology, in Chicago. Hilberseimer studied architecture at..

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Fred Forbat

Stockholm, Sweden
born 1897, Pecs

Fred Forbát (also Alfred Forbát; March 31st, 1897 - May 22nd 1972)) was a Hungarian-born architect with significant work in Germany and Sweden. Forbát was born of Jewish parents in Pécs. He studied architecture and art history at the University of Budapest and the Technical University of Munich. Add to a collection

Ernst May

Germany, Russia, Kenya
born 1886, Frankfurt am Main

Ernst May (July 27th 1886 — September 11th 1970) was a German architect and city planner.

May successfully applied urban design techniques to the city of Frankfurt am Main during Germany's Weimar period, and in 1930 less successfully exported those ideas to Soviet Union cities, newly created..

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SET Architects

Rome, Italy
est. 2015, Rome

SET believes in an essential architecture based on simplicity as a response to the complexity of the functional program.

SET has won several awards including Dedalo Minosse and NIB New Italian Blood and has been selected for the BigMat'17, Architizer A+, Archdaily – Building of the year. The..

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Anna Háblová

Prague, Czech Republic
born 1983, Prague

Anna Beata Háblová is a Czech architect, theorist, and poet from Prague. In 2004 she enrolled at Faculty of Architecture at CTU in Prague graduated from it in 2010 and seven years after got a doctoral degree in architecture. She has worked in several architectural studios in the Czech Republic..

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Adolf Ciborowski

Warsaw, Poland
born 1919, Warsaw

Adolf Ciborowski (25 May 1919 - 26 January 1987) was a Polish architect, urban planner and politician. Ciborowski was born on 25 May 1919 in Warsaw and graduated from the Warsaw University of Technology in 1946. Between 1947–1948 he worked as director of the City Planning Bureau in Szczecin and..

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Léon Stynen

Antwerp, Belgium
born 1899, Antwerp

Léon Stynen (Antwerp, July 15, 1899 - May 13, 1990) was a Belgian architect, urban planner and designe , and active in education as a teacher, director and educational reformer.

Stynen was the son of Leonard Jean-Baptiste Stynen, a sculptor and designer. His father had a big influence on him..

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Eduard Schaubert

born 1804, Breslau

Gustav Eduard Schaubert was a Prussian architect, who made a major contribution to the re-planning of Athens after the Greek War of Independence.

Schaubert studied in Breslau and at the Bauakademie in Berlin, where he was a pupil of Karl Friedrich Schinkel and studied alongside Stamatios..

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