Joseph Maria Olbrich – Vienna Secession Building (1897)

Joseph Maria Olbrich – Vienna Secession Building (1897)

message written at entrance = “Der Zeit ihre Kunst. Der Kunst ihre Freiheit.” = “To every age its art. To art its freedom.” The Vienna Secession was formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian artists who had resigned from … Continue reading

Charles R. Mackintosh – The Willow Tearoom (1903)

Charles R. Mackintosh – The Willow Tearoom (1903)

The Willow Tearooms are tearooms at 217 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Scotland, designed by internationally renowned architectCharles Rennie Mackintosh, which opened for business in October 1903. They quickly gained enormous popularity, and are the most famous of the many Glasgow tearooms … Continue reading

Antoni Gaudí – Güell Park (1914)

Antoni Gaudí – Güell Park (1914)

Park Güell is a garden complex with architectural elements situated on the hill of El Carmel in the Gràcia district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built in the years 1900 to … Continue reading