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Category list : Mies van der Rohe

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  • Convention Hall

    Schizoid MiesSubscription

    Essay7 April, 2017

    Mies van der Rohe’s materiality comes to the fore in an exhibition of his montages

  • Index2

    Mies: Behind the Smoke ScreenSubscription

    Essay8 August, 2014

    A major new monograph on Mies by the late Detlef Mertins seeks the enigma behind the cigar

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    Building Seagram: A Memoir of Mies and ModernismSubscription

    Essay24 September, 2013

    Phyllis Lambertʼs compelling and incisive account of the commissioning, design and construction of the Seagram Building is both a critical history and personal memoir of a pivotal moment in architecture

  • MIES2

    1993 April: Mies' miraculous survivor, Villa Tugendhat Subscription

    Building20 June, 2012

    The house that Mies van der Rohe built for Grete and Fritz Tugendhat in Brno, Czechoslovakia, has endured the attentions of the worst regimes of the twentieth century. The restored villa reflects the robust, enduring nature of the original design and construction 

  • 00_001_Gardenview_Villa_Tugendhat_Copyright_David_Zidlicky

    Reborn: Mies van der Rohe’s Villa Tugendhat in Brno, Czech RepublicSubscription

    Essay19 June, 2012

    Director Iveta Černá uncovers eighty year of history while restoring the Villa Tugendhat to its initial splendour

  • Illustration: Matthew Green

    Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969)Subscription

    Essay23 November, 2011

    William J R Curtis, author of the seminal texts Modern Architecture Since 1900 and Le Corbusier: Ideas and Forms, writes on the ‘lucid quietude’ of Mies van de Rohe

  • Pavilionandthecourt

    The pavilion and the court: cultural and spatial problems of De Stijl architectureSubscription

    Essay1 December, 1981

    Richard Padovan focuses on two buildings, both designed in 1929, which represent the final resolution of Le Corbusier’s and Mies van der Rohe’s  response to and conflict with De Stijl: the Villa Savoye and the Barcelona Pavilion