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  2. Founders, leaders of the main directions of neoclassical architecture in the British were the brothers Adam, sons of well-known architect William Adam. The most talented of these was Robert.Architectural work of Robert Adam has been very broad. Together with brothers James,…
  3. Photo: PETER BehrensIn the works of Behrens, who has been most noticeable phenomenon in the architecture of Germany, beginning 1920′s, it is difficult to interlace progressive and reactionary tendencies of his time. Primness velikoprusskogo chauvinism, combined with the worship of human labor, tap…
  4. Photo: Louis SullivanAmerican architect Louis Henry Sullivan became one of the pioneers of the rationalist architecture of the 20 th century. His work in the theory of architecture is even more significant. Sullivan set himself the ambitious task of utopia: the means of…
  5. Photo: Victor HortaVictor Horta was born in Ghent, January 6, 1861. Year he studied at the Conservatory of Ghent. Then he began to study architecture at the Ghent Academy of Arts. In 1878, he worked in Paris with architect J. Dyubuyssona. In 1880…

Architects

  1. Joseph Maria Olbrich
    Austrian Art Nouveau architect, designed the exhibition house of the Viennese Secession in Vienna.
  2. Victor Horta
    Victor Horta was born in Ghent, January 6, 1861. Year he studied at the Conservatory of Ghent. Then he began to study architecture at the Ghent Academy of Arts. In 1878, he worked in Paris with architect J. Dyubuyssona. In 1880…
  3. PHILIPPE Brunelleschi
    Perhaps in no other area of the artistic culture of Italy turn to a new understanding has not been to a degree associated with a great master, as in architecture, where the founder of a new direction was Brunelleschi.Filippo Brunelleschi was…
  4. PETER Behrens
    In the works of Behrens, who has been most noticeable phenomenon in the architecture of Germany, beginning 1920′s, it is difficult to interlace progressive and reactionary tendencies of his time. Primness velikoprusskogo chauvinism, combined with the worship of human labor, tap…
  5. Guarino Guarini
    In the Italian architecture Gvarini took particular situation. He managed to make to the overall tone of sober rationality Turin architecture contrasting note. It was during the stay in the capital of the Duchy of Savoy Gvarini has established its main…
  6. ROBERT ADAM
    Founders, leaders of the main directions of neoclassical architecture in the British were the brothers Adam, sons of well-known architect William Adam. The most talented of these was Robert.Architectural work of Robert Adam has been very broad. Together with brothers James,…
  7. Giacomo Quarenghi
    September 20, 1744 by representatives of two well-known Italian families Giacomo Antonio Quarenghi and Maria Ursula Roth was born the second son, named after his father Giacomo Antonio. It happened in a small picturesque village Kapiatone district Roth d′Imanya entering the…
  8. Henry Gibson Richardson
    Wordiness and crushed buildings did not conform to neo-emerging in the late XIX century, the quest for compositional integrity and generalized architectural forms. This desire is reflected in the wide dissemination of neoromanskih buildings in many European countries and the United…
  9. Osip Ivanovich Bove
    Bove has come a long career - from an unknown student Kremlin expedition to the "chief architect" of Moscow. He was a fine artist, capable of simplicity and usefulness of composite solutions combined with the elegance and beauty of architectural forms…
  10. Louis Sullivan
    American architect Louis Henry Sullivan became one of the pioneers of the rationalist architecture of the 20 th century. His work in the theory of architecture is even more significant. Sullivan set himself the ambitious task of utopia: the means of…

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