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Farnsworth House, built in 1951, is one of the most famous examples of modernist domestic

Farnsworth House, built in 1951, is one of the most famous examples of modernist domestic architecture and was considered unprecedented in its days. Along with Walter Gropius and Le Corbusier, is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of Modern architecture.

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (German-American, 1886-1969) | Toronto-Dominion Center

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (German-American, 1886-1969) | Toronto-Dominion Center | Toronto, Canada | 1967-1973 | April 14, 1966 after high-steel men secured the last beam on the 56th floor of the Commonwealth’s tallest building, the first tower of the Toronto-Dominion Centre, with a gold-plated bolt. Photo © John McNeill