20th Century Architects
Late 19th Century & Early 20th Century Movements 1890 - 1930. The late 19th and early 20th century was a period of transition architecturally, marking the entrance into a new era of building. This was the beginning of forward looking architectural design with styles not based on previous building forms.
Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Architects, including Albert Speer, Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, I. M. Pei and Saif al-Islam Gaddafi
Western architecture - Western architecture - Late 19th-century developments: The Industrial Revolution in Britain introduced new building types and new methods of construction. Marshall, Benyou, and Bage's flour mill (now Allied Breweries) at Ditherington, Shropshire (1796-97), is one of the first iron-frame buildings, though brick walls still carry part of the load and there are no
Frank Lloyd Wright said that all architecture is organic, and the Art Nouveau architects of the early 20th century incorporated curving, plant-like shapes into their designs. But in the later 20th century, Modernist architects took the concept of organic architecture to new heights.
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17 Most Inventive Architects of the 21st Century. Know about the most creative architects and their innovative works that have provided identity to the cities we all admire.