Architecture oft Mies

Plan for a Brick House – 1924 – The Brick Country House project. Unbuilt. Possible location was #Neubabelsberg, Germany. With this projec he introduced a new idea of architectural space which would become knownas Miesian. Individual rooms are no longer the units of composition; instead individual wall planes are freely arranged and space flows continuously between them.

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Mies van der Rohe

Architectural Design, cover, 1969.
Master and pupil: Peter Behrens and Mies van der Rohe flanking a model of Behrens’ German Embassy in St.Petersburg, the building on which Mies worked while he was in Behrens’ office. “…under Behrens”, he said in 1966, “I learned the grand form, if you see what I mean.”

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Rethinking the World