Wrote the manifesto, “Ornament and Crime,” which espoused minimalism and influenced Modernist architecture. Designed the Steiner House and Rufer House in Vienna.
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|FULL NAME:||Adolf Loos|
|BIRTH DATE:||December 10, 1870|
|AGE:||149 years old|
Adolf Loos is a Architect. His father was a German stonemason who passed away when Adolf was nine. He was married three times, first to drama student Carolina Catherina Obertimpfler, then to dancer and operetta star Elsie Altmann, and finally to writer and photographer Claire Beck. He studied at the Dresden University of Technology before exploring the United States for three years. His return to Vienna in 1896 led to friendships with Ludwig Wittgenstein, Arnold Schönberg, Peter Altenberg, and Karl Kraus.
DID YOU KNOW He advised against wasting time on “superfluous” decoration and was a strong opponent of the Vienna Secession during its period of greatest popularity.
FACT He and Frank Lloyd Wright both had an impact on modern architecture.
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Currently, Adolf Loos is 149 years old. He will celebrate his 150th birthday on a Saturday, December 10th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Adolf Loos’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Adolf Loos was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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