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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) | S.R. Crown Hall | IIT Campus (Illinois Institute of Technology) | Chicago Illinois | 1950-56

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AD Classics: IIT Master Plan and Buildings / Mies van der Rohe

SR Crown Hall, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1950-56. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. The architecture building as IIT, designed for flexibility. The partition walls can be moved, which allows the space to be converted from studios to galleries to performance spaces. The thin roof is an amazing engineering feat.

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AD Classics: IIT Master Plan and Buildings / Mies van der Rohe

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Wall section - S.R. Crown Hall, Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Chicago (1950-56) | Mies van der Rohe

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Lol the "Brick" cell phone circa 1980's if you attacked this would make a fine weapon.... ;-)

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Wishnick Hall - Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA (1945-1946) - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe #Historia #Art #Design | “We’ve got to expand our idea of what constitutes beauty from a technical point of view.” —Peter Land, IIT Professor of Architecture, in regard to the importance of restoring Wishnick Hall. Wishnick Hall, originally called Chemistry Building, was Mies' fifth structure on the IIT campus. (by miessociety.org)

S.R. Crown Hall is the home of the College of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois.

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