A proponent of Functionalism and Modernism who was known for his avant-garde style and his simple, but wildly popular chair designs.
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|FULL NAME:||Arne Jacobsen|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 11, 1902|
|AGE:||118 years old|
Arne Jacobsen is a Architect. He was born into a wealthy Jewish family residing in Copenhagen. He wanted to be a painter, but his father thought it more sensible for him to pursue architecture. He stopped working during World War II to go into exile because of his Jewish heritage. He was an apprentice mason before entering the Architecture School at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts where he was mentored by the famed Kay Fisker and Kaj Gottlob from 1924 until 1927. He was awarded a silver medal for chair design at the 1925 Paris Art Deco fair, Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes.
DID YOU KNOW He and Flemming Lassen won the Danish Architect’s Association competition in 1929 for their design of the House of the Future, which was exhibited in Copenhagen’s Forum.
FACT He was inspired by architect Le Corbusier .
Currently, Arne Jacobsen is 118 years old. He will celebrate his 119th birthday on a Tuesday, February 11th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Arne Jacobsen’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Arne Jacobsen was born in the Year of the Tiger. Tiger people are thought to be brave and independent. They’re respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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