1752 – Born in Lambeth, London. 1783 – He lost much of his fortune through bad investments and was declared bankrupt. 1792 – Nash felt able to return to work in London. 1811 – His work came to the attention of the Prince Regent who, commissioned him to develop an area then known as Marylebone ..
1872 – Born on the 20th of January in San Francisco, California. 1894 – She graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in engineering and then studied architecture privately under the local architect Bernard Maybeck, who encouraged her aspirations. 1896 – She went to Paris. 1898 – Became the first woman ..
1781 – Born on the 2nd of August in Charleston. 1807 – The wings of Independence Hall in Philadelphia. 1814 – The monuments to George Washington in Baltimore. 1836-1842 – His best known structures are the Treasury. – The Old Patent Office. – Washington, D.C. 1855 – Died on the ..
1475 – Was born in Caprese near Arezzo, Tuscany, on the 6th of March. 1490 – Michelangelo attended Lorenzo’s school and was influenced by many prominent people who modified and expanded his ideas on art, following the dominant Platonic view of that age, and even his feelings about sexuality. 1492 – After the ..
1886 – He was born Maria Ludwig Michael Mies on the 27th day of March of this year in Aachen. 1908 – He worked in his father’s stone-carving shop and at several local design firms before he moved to Berlin joining the office of interior designer Bruno Paul. He began his architectural career as ..
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1763 – Born in New York City, New York. 1808 – Lower Manhattan’s Battery Park. 1802 – He also was the architect for the Hamilton Grange in Harlem for Alexander Hamilton. 1803 – New York City Hall. 1808 – McComb was also responsible for designing the Old Queens building at Rutgers University, St. John’s Chapel ..
1944 – Born on the 19th of January in Waterbury, Connecticut. 1972 – Thom Mayne, with Michael Rotondi, founded Morphosis to develop an architecture that would eschew the normal bounds of traditional forms. 1987 – Rome Prize Fellowship, American Academy in Rome, Italy. 1988 – Elliot Noyes Chair, Harvard University Graduate School of Design. 1991 ..
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