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Kostof, Spiro

A. Krista Sykes.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 501 words.

(b Istanbul, Turkey, May 7, 1936; d Berkeley, CA, Dec 7, 1991).

American architectural historian and professor of Turkish birth. Kostof attended Robert College in Istanbul, an...

Kuban, Doğan

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Islamic Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 390 words.

(b. Paris, 1926).

Turkish historian of Islamic architecture. He studied in the faculty of architecture at Istanbul Technical University under Emin Onat, receiving his degree...

Lethaby, W(illiam) R(ichard)

Godfrey Rubens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1109 words.

(b Barnstaple, Jan 18, 1857; d London, July 17, 1931).

English architect, writer and designer. The son of a gilder who was a radical and lay preacher, in 1871 he was apprenticed...

Mayne, Thomas

Benjamin Flowers.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 479 words.

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(b Waterbury, CT, Jan 19, 1944).

American architect and educator. Mayne trained at the University of Southern California (BA 1968) and Harvard (MArch 1978) and...

Meinecke, Michael

Yuka Kadoi.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Religious Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art. 422 words.

(b. Vienna, 6 Nov. 1941; d. Berlin, 10 Jan. 1995).

German art historian, archaeologist and museum curator of Islamic art. Meinecke already developed an interest in Islamic art...

Meyer, Hannes

Anna Rowland.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 890 words.

(b Basle, Nov 18, 1889; d Savosa, Ticino, July 19, 1954).

Swiss architect, theorist and designer. He was born into a family of architects and studied building at the...

Museum of Modern Art

Deborah Cullen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Film and Video Art; Professional Interior Design; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 483 words.

[MoMA] (New York)

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) was founded in 1929 by patrons Lillie P(lummer) Bliss, Cornelius J. Sullivan and Rockefeller family §(1) to establish an...

Peichl, Gustav

Michael Spens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 20th-Century Art. 608 words.

(b Vienna, March 18, 1928).

Austrian architect, writer, teacher and draughtsman. He studied (1949–53) under Clemens Holzmeister at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna. After...

Poelzig, Hans

Michael Spens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1194 words.

(b Berlin, April 30, 1869; d Berlin, June 14, 1936).

German architect, designer and teacher. He was the father-figure of the Expressionist group of the Deutscher Werkbund, his...

Rainer, Roland

Wilfried Posch.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 20th-Century Art. 398 words.

(b Klagenfurt, May 1, 1910; d Vienna, April 10, 2004).

Austrian architect, urban planner, writer and teacher. He studied architecture (1928–33) at the Technische Universität,...