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Josef Hoffmann 1870-1956: In the Realm of Beauty
The influence of the Austrian architect and designer Josef Hoffmann (1870-1956) is extraordinary: for a period of over 60 years he kept up an aesthetic dialog with Modernism, the International Style,Expand
Otto Wagner, 1841-1918: Forerunner of Modern Architecture
The pioneer of Viennese Modernism One of Austria's most influential architects, Otto Wagner (1841-1918) played a key role in modernizing urban architecture. Forming an approach described asExpand
Vienna - New Architecture 1975 - 2005
From the contents: Three essays by August Sarnitz, Matthias Boeckl and Reinhard Seib / selected architectural tours / 300 buildings and their construction / Vienna's Architectural Institutions /Expand
Adolf Loos, 1870-1933: Architect, Cultural Critic, Dandy
The innovative and radical early Modernist Mankind loves everything that serves his comfort. He hates everything that wants to tear him from his habitual and safe position and that bothers him. AndExpand
Ernst Plischke : modern architecture of the new world : the complete works
This volume is the first comprehensive survey on the Austrian-born architect Ernst Plischke (1903-92), a key figure in Modernist architecture. His admiration for Le Corbusier is reflected in both hisExpand
Wittgenstein’s Architectural Idiosyncrasy
Ludwig Wittgenstein was deeply embedded in Viennese architectural Modernism, culturally as well as personally. His assimilation in recent historiography to existing trends within the localExpand
Architecture in Vienna
How to use this guide Vienna - development of the city, Renate Banik-Schweiter 20th-century Viennese architecture, August Sarnitz residential buildings in Vienna, Dietmar Steiner plans, buildings andExpand