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Villa Müller – Prague, Czech Republic

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Building: Villa Müller
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Architect: Adolf Loos
Associate Architect: Karel Lhota
Contractor: Podnikatelství Staveb (Entrepreneurship Buildings)
Landscape Architects: Camillo Schneider, Karl Förster, and Hermann Mattern
Completion: 1930

AE Interests: harmony between modern Functionalism and the classic English style, built on sloping terrain that gives views across the valley of the Vltava with Trója Château, access by staircase that allows visitors to interact with the site, idea that structure is for inhabitants not viewers, application of Raumplan conception of buildings, each room is distinctively finished and has different character, interior colors emphasize use of specific space 

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Written by Emma Williams

November 16, 2018 at 12:07 am

Posted in Built

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