Master Houses
Twentieth Century Architecture Around the World

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The Melnikov House
The world famous architect Konstantin Melnikov (1890 - 1974) designed his utopian house, an icon of modern architecture, in the centre of Moscow in the late 1920's. When Joseph Stalin…
Villa Mairea
The world-famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto (1898 - 1976) designed the Villa Mairea for his close friends Maire and Harry Gullichsen as their home in Noormarkku near the west coast…
Le Cabanon par Le Corbusier
The world-famous architect and painter Le Corbusier sketched his Thoreau-like hut in 45 minutes as a birthday present for his wife Yvonne in December 1951. The wooden cabin situated in…
The Koshino House
The world-famous Japanese architect Tadao Ando (born 1941) designed the Koshino House for the fashion designer Hiroko Koshino and her family in Ashiya, Hyogo, Japan during 1979-1984. The building has…

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