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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

[German-born American Architect, 1886-1969]

• Relationships: Associated with the Bauhaus School in Weimar, Germany.
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Original works by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFarnsworth House, Plano, Illinois
House built by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in 1951

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMies van der Rohe Haus, Berlin

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Mies in Berlin/Mies in America

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Bauhaus-Archiv Museum of Design, Berlin
Description of Mies van der Rohe's Architecture classes taught at the Bauhaus school 1930-1933

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
8 works by or related to the artist

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

Museo Franz Mayer, Mexico City (in Spanish)  

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Barcelona chair

Neue Galerie Museum for German and Austrian Art, New York City
Table from the Barcelona Pavilion

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project
6 works documented

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Great Buildings Online

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Ludwig Mies van der Rohe  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

designboom magazine

Audio selections from an interview with the architect

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
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Mies van der Rohe: A Critical Biography

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The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright

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The Presence of Mies

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Mies van der Rohe

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Fear of Glass - Mies van der Rohe's Pavilion in Barcelona

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West meets East. Mies van der Rohe

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Mies Van Der Rohe At Work

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Mies in Berlin

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Mies van der Rohe Farnsworth House: Weekend House/Wochenendhaus

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Architecture in Europe: VI Mies van der Roh

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Mies van der Rohe: Stuttgart, Barcelona and Brno


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