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1909 – Born on the 23rd of August is a British Architect.        – Apprenticed to a firm of architects in Leicester. 1936 – Joined the Ministry of Public Works. 1950-1970 – He was Chief Architect, one of the youngest, at 41. 1952 – Appointed a CVO Commander of the Royal Victorian Order. 1961 – ..

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1868 – He was born on the 14th day of April this year in Hamburg.   1886 – He studied painting in his native city, as well as in Düsseldorf and Karlsruhe, from this year to 1889.   1890 – He married Lilly Kramer and moved to Munich. At first, he worked as a painter, ..

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1900 – Herbert Bayer was born is an Austrian graphic designer, painter, architect, and photographer. Became interested in Walter Gropius’s Bauhaus manifesto. Studied for four years at the Bauhaus under such teachers as Wassily Kandinsky and László Moholy-Nagy. Gropius appointed Bayer as Director of printing and advertising. 1927 – Developed a crisp visual style and ..

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1902 – Luis Barragán was born 9th of March in Guadalajara, Mexico.   1923 – Barragán graduated from the Escuela Libre de Ingenieros.   1927-1936 – He practiced architecture in Guadalajara and in Mexico City.   1945 – Luis Barragán created the planification and urbanization plan of the Jardines del Pedregal.   1955 – Barragán ..

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1795 – Born 23rd of May in Bridge Street, Westminster. 1810 – Barry was apprenticed to a Lambeth surveyor. 1924 – Won a competition to design the new Royal Manchester Institution for the promotion of Literature, Science & Arts. 1825-1827 – Barry designed Buile Hill House in Salford and several churches in Manchester 1827 – ..

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1830 – Birth of Edward Middleton Barry a English architect of the 19th century. 1856 – He worked for St. Saviour’s Church Hampstead, London. 1857 – Barry made for the Birmingham and Midland Institute and later became Birmingham Reference Library. 1857 – The Leeds Grammar School now part of Leeds University’s Business School. 1858 – ..

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1862 – Born on June 9th in Cobham, Kent, England. He was one of the most famous British architects of the early 20th century. 1892 – He arrived in South Africa, planning to visit his brother, Lionel who was busy buying a farm at the time. 1893 – He was commissioned by Cecil Rhodes to ..

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1866 – Henry Bacon was born 28th of November in Watseka, Illinois and raised in and around Wilmington, North Carolina. 1884 – Studied briefly at the University of Illinois, then trained as a draftsman. 1885 – Become a draftstman in Boston, and then in the office of McKim, Mead and White in New York City, the ..

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1843 – Francis Rihmond Allen was born in Boston on November 22, 1843.   1865-1876 – He was a commission merchant in Boston and New York.   1875 – He married to Elizabeth B. on January 5, 1875.   1912 – He was a member in the Committee International Congress of Architects and became a ..

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