Named after German-American architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
, the biennial award is the most prestigious accolade in European architecture and is awarded to a building completed in the last two years by a European architect.
The deaths of two exemplary mentors in 2014--Kimon Zachos and Rohe
Pennington --reminded me of the values they taught me.
RIO'S Oscar Niemeyer, Chicago's Mies van der Rohe
and London's Erno Goldfinger have all had their best mid-century buildings saved and used because they are valued as historically important examples of 20th century architecture.
These celebrated architectural photojournalists are focusing their sharply defined insights on one of the most important buildings in the history of modern architecture C and the home of The Langham, Chicago C 330 North Wabash, the former IBM Building, and the last project executed by the famed Modernist architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
An exhibition featuring the finalists of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture / Mies van der Rohe
Award over the past 25 years will be on display for the first time during the Venice Biennale, according to New Europe.
The 28-year-old begins his title defence at Australia's Phillip Island track on February 23 and KRT launched the latest Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R at Pabello Mies van der Rohe
in the centre of Barcelona last week - the 2014 machines painted in striking and distinctive new colour schemes.
In case of an AEC only minority of exceptional quality is highlighted (awarded) and, in many cases, exhibited (AAL 2012; Mies van der Rohe
fund 2012; CCCB 2012; Centras 2012; Doleta 2012a).
Originally under the direction of German-born architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
from 1938-1958, Arets is the second European architect to be appointed to this distinguished position.
Mies van der Rohe
award 2011; European Union prize for contemporary architecture.
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The volume also includes an informative interview with Rohe
, who's written two other novels, Defaut d'origine (2003) and Un peuple en petit (2009), as well as a fictional biography of David Bowie, Nous autres (2005).
Last month, the European Commission and the Fundacio Mics van der Rohe
announced the live finalists of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies van der Rohe