Neutra, Richard

(1891-1970)
   American architect, of Austrian origin. He studied at the Technische Hochschule in Vienna. Subsequently he went to Switzerland and worked as a landscape architect. In 1921 he went to Berlin where he worked in the Municipal Building Office. In 1923 he emigrated to the US and was an architect in Detroit and Chicago. Later he moved to Los Angeles. He believed that buildings should fit into their natural surroundings.

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  • NEUTRA, Richard — (1892 1970)    In addition to Marcel Breuer and Walter Gropius, Richard Neutra is credited with introducing the International style of modern architecture in the United States. Born in Austria, Neutra first trained with Adolf Loos and worked with …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • NEUTRA, RICHARD JOSEPH — (1892–1970), U.S. architect. Born in Vienna, after World War I Neutra worked in Switzerland as a nurseryman and landscape gardener, an experience which helped to develop his remarkable talent for his buildings fitting into the landscape. In 1922… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Neutra, Richard Joseph — ▪ Austrian American architect born April 8, 1892, Vienna, Austria died April 16, 1970, Wuppertal, W.Ger.       Austrian born American architect known for his role in introducing the International Style into American architecture.       Educated… …   Universalium

  • Neutra, Richard (Joseph) — born April 8, 1892, Vienna, Austria died April 16, 1970, Wuppertal, W.Ger. Austrian born U.S. architect. Educated in Vienna and Zürich, Neutra moved to the U.S. in 1923. His most important early work was the Lovell House, Los Angeles (1927–29),… …   Universalium

  • Neutra, Richard (Joseph) — (8 abr. 1892, Viena, Austria–16 abr. 1970, Wuppertal, Alemania Occidental). Arquitecto estadounidense nacido en Austria. Educado en Viena y Zurich, se trasladó a EE.UU. en 1923. La más importante de sus primeras obras fue la casa Lovell en Los… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Neutra, Richard Joseph — ► (1892 1970) Arquitecto de origen austríaco. Cuidó la relación entre la obra arquitectónica y el ambiente circundante. Autor de la casa Lowell en Los Ángeles …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Neutra Office Building — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Neutra — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Casa Kaufman (1946) en Palm Springs, California. Richard Neutra (8 de abril de 1892 16 de abril de 1970) fue un arquitecto norteamericano de origen …   Wikipedia Español

  • Neutra — Neutra, Richard Joseph …   Enciclopedia Universal

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