LIFE

 

Born in Germany in 1886, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe broke new ground with his architectural designs. He started out as a draftsman before striking out later on his own.

 

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MIES VAN DER ROHE

Architecture starts when you

carefully put two bricks together.

There it begins.

                                                                                                                       MIES VAN DER ROHE

 

LESS IS MORE

 

Famous for his saying “less is more,” Mies was one of the preeminent modernist architects, well known for pioneering the extensive use of glass in buildings.

 

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WORKS

 

Some of Mies' most famous works include the AMA Plaza building, the Farnsworth House, and the McCormick house; all located in the Chicago-land area.

 

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MIES VAN DER ROHE

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