Adolf Loos

 he was born in 1870 to an German family, later on, he
completed technical school in Liberec, and studied at
Dresden technical university before moving to Vienna.
 Somehow, Loos found himself in that process and
returned to Vienna in 1896 a man of taste and intellectual
refinement, immediately entering the Viennese
 Loos stayed in America for three years, where he had an
uncle living in Philadelphia. He visited the 1893
Columbian Exposition in Chicago, and appreciated the
work of Louis Sullivan. He visited St. Louis and did odd
jobs in New York.
Some of his buildings
Raiffeisen bank
Prague hotel
Villa Mueller
The five words
The principles and elements of design
I think Adolf loos’ buildings have used texture for the
roof, like this picture. It also have a special form and it
Is different from the other buildings because it has a
special shape and not just like a normal one.
The Raiffeisen bank is Loos' most
famous building, One of the first
modern office buildings in Vienna,
the steel concrete construction
provides wide structural spans with
flexible space use.
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