The Barcelona Pavilion, Barcelona, 1929
Designed as an exhibition building, this is still one of the best illustrations of the staying power of modern architecture, 80+ years after construction.
The Rietveld Schroder house: Built 1924. This house will still be a show stopper today, 90+ years after it was built: Dated?“Form follows function”, ‘This house is a machine for living in’ and “Truth to materials” were the cornerstones of the modern movement, and are still adhered to by most contemporary architects to a certain extent.
Villa Savoye was designed by Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret in 1928-31.
The Farnsworth House.
The Farnsworth House was designed by Mies van der Rohe in 1945.
The Glass House
The Glass House designed by Philip Johnson in 1945-48.Three recent contemporary projects by Nico van der Meulen Architects.