"I believe that architecture is a pragmatic art. To become art it must be built on a foundation of necessity." — I.M. Pei, from his acceptance speech for the 1983 Pritzker Architecture Award.

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Philip Johnson, who designed one of my fave buildings in NY. The broken pediment up top reminds me of all the furniture in the Abella household. Hahaha. (It's the AT&T/Sony HQ building on Madison.)

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El papel del arquitecto será luchar por UN MUNDO MEJOR, donde pueda hacer una arquitectura que sirva a todos y no sólo a un grupo de hombres privilegiados. Oscar Niemeyer, 2004. Brazilian architect.

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Architectural diagram most likely composed in illustrator.

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Cutout people: famous architects - Ludwig-Mies-van-der-Rohe

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Architects dressed as their most famous buildings: Ely Jacques Kahn (Squibb Building), William Van Alen (Chrysler Building), Ralph Walker (1 Wall Street) at the 1931 Beaux-Arts Architects annual ball.

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1979 Philip Johnson// Find out the difference with Le Corbusier .

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"A city is a place where a small boy, as he walks through it, may see something that will tell him what he wants to do his whole life" -Louis Kahn

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Rem Koolhass (1944-) is a Dutch architect, architectural theorist, urbanist and Professor in Practice of Architecture and Urban Design at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. In 2000 Rem Koolhaas won the Pritzker Prize.

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A cut out series of famous architects to download and use inside your projects: YOU MAY ALSO LIKE...Iconic HousesNew technologies cutouts.Architectural ProfilesHow to name a new born architecture office?1,2,3…Action: Koolhaas’ career in filmmakingScrubs Share this on WhatsApp

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