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The “Raumplan” and has there been one after Adolf Loos?
(Virginia Tech, School of Architecture, 2021-02-19)
In 1931, the Vienna publishing house Anton Schroll & Co. published Heinrich Kulka’s extensive monograph on Adolf Loos. In his text, Kulka discussed Loos’s idea of being an architect, he wrote about ornament and the reduction ...
Constructing Global Modernism: Jaroslav J. Polivka, Frank Lloyd Wright and Henry Kaiser
(Docomomo Hawaii, 9. 2. 2021,, 2021-02-09)
In 1939, due to WWII and the Nuremberg Laws, the revolutionary Czech structural engineer Jaroslav J. Polívka arrived in the United States. After his arrival, he started a research job at UC Berkeley, renewed his engineering ...