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Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig

Line breaks: Lud¦wig Mies van der Rohe
Pronunciation: /ˌmiːz van də ˈrəʊə
, ˌmiːs van deːɐ ˈroːə/

Definition of Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig in English:

( 1886–1969), German-born architect and designer. He designed the German pavilion at the 1929 International Exhibition at Barcelona and the Seagram Building in New York (1954-8), and was noted for his tubular steel furniture. He was director of the Bauhaus 1930-3.



Example sentences
  • Collections disseminating the various epochs of Andalucia, from prehistory through Moorish times to the present day, are housed in a Miesian slab and podium arrangement with rigorously symmetrical service cores.
  • Although the station's architecture employs modernist principles of Miesian and brutalist abstraction, it also incorporates warm interiors panelled with timber.
  • But the Miesian quality of your plans is still evident.

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