Barcelona Pavilion - Mies van der Rohe by Paul J White, via Flickr

The Barcelona Pavilion designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. It was the German Pavilion for the 1929 International Exposition in Barcelona, Spain. The building was simple with different materials for a striking look. Marble, red onyx and travertine.

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Today’s Google Doodle dedicated to Mies van der Rohe, the father of modern architecture

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

Crown Hall, Illinois Institute of Technology Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, while Dean of the College of Architecture, IIT.