Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (born as Maria Ludwig Michael Mies; March 27, 1886, Aachen – August 19, 1969, Chicago) was a German-American architect. He is commonly referred to, and was addressed, as Mies, his surname. Along with Le Corbusier, Alvar Aalto and Frank Lloyd Wright, he is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture.
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''Less is more.''Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe (1886-1969), German-born U.S. architect. New York Herald Tribune (June 28, 1959). For an earlier use of this aphorism, cl...