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Ludwig MIES VAN DER ROHE
1886  born in Aachen / Germany
1908  works like Walter Gropius for Peter Behrens
1924  founds the discussion group "Der Ring"
         membership at Deutscher Werkbund (DWB)   
1926  becomes DWB vice president
1927  coordinator of the Weissenhof estate in Stuttgart
1932  exhibition at Museum of Modern Art in New York
1938  emigrates to the United States
1939  founds architectural office in Chicago
1944  becomes an American citizen
1960  receives gold metal from the American Institute
         of Architects
1969  passed away in Chicago / USA
   » Weissenhof Estate - Stuttgart / Germany 1927
  
» Württembergische Sparkasse - Stuttgart 1928
   » Barcelona-Pavilion - Barcelona / Spanien 1929
   » Office Building Krupp - Essen 1963
   » New National Gallery - Berlin / Germany 1968

WEISSENHOF ESTATE
Am Killesberg / Stuttgart / Germany 192
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BARCELONA PAVILION
 
Barcelona / Spain 1929






NEW NATIONAL GALLERY IN BERLIN

  
  Berlin-Tiergarten / Germany 1968