1834 – Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi is a French sculptor was born 2nd of August in Colmar. – The face of the Statue of Liberty is said to be that of Bartholdi’s mother. 1879 – Bartholdi was awarded design patent U.S. Patent D11,023 for the Statue of Liberty. 1904 – Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi died ..
Spanish-basque fashion designer 1895 – Born on the 21st January in Getaria, Basque Country, Spain. 1915 – Opened dressmaking and tailoring shops of his own in Madrid and Barcelona. 1937 – He opened his Paris couture house on avenue George V. He taught fashion design classes, inspiring other designers such as Oscar de la Renta. ..
1862 – Born on June 9th in Cobham, Kent, England. He was one of the most famous British architects of the early 20th century. 1892 – He arrived in South Africa, planning to visit his brother, Lionel who was busy buying a farm at the time. 1893 – He was commissioned by Cecil Rhodes to ..
Russian painter and scene- and costume- designer 1866 – Born on the 10th of May in Lev Rosenberg in Grodno (currently Belarus). 1889 – His first exhibition took the name of Bakst based on his maternal grandmother’s family name Baxter. 1890 – Exhibited his works with Society of watercolourists. 1893-1897 – ..
1866 – Henry Bacon was born 28th of November in Watseka, Illinois and raised in and around Wilmington, North Carolina. 1884 – Studied briefly at the University of Illinois, then trained as a draftsman. 1885 – Become a draftstman in Boston, and then in the office of McKim, Mead and White in New York City, the ..
1934 – Born on July 11th in Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. 1953 – He joined the Italian Army. 1970 – Armani worked as a freelance fashion designer for various companies. 1974 – Founded his own fashion house with his cohabited partner, Sergio Galeotti, a young architect. – Giorgio Armani’s first collection proved a triumphant ..
1941 – Born on the 13th of September, in Osaka, Japan. 1960 – He traveled throughout Asia, Europe, and the Americas in the reading and absorbing architecture firsthand. 1969 – He established the firm Tadao Ando Architects & Associates. 1970 – He opened his own firm and a few years later achieved early public recognition ..
1843 – Francis Rihmond Allen was born in Boston on November 22, 1843. 1865-1876 – He was a commission merchant in Boston and New York. 1875 – He married to Elizabeth B. on January 5, 1875. 1912 – He was a member in the Committee International Congress of Architects and became a ..
1404 – Alberti was born in Genoa on February 14, 1404. 1424 – Wrote "On the Advantages and Disadvantages of Letters". 1428 – Received his doctorate in canon law. 1448 – Appointed Rector of the parish of San Lorenzo in Mugello. 1450 – He was commissioned to help transform the Gothic Church of S. Francesco. ..
1871 – Thomas Adams, born in Edinburgh. A British architect and city planner. 1903 – 1906 – He served as secretary to the Garden City Association and was the first manager of Letchworth, England. 1917 – Using Garden City principles, designed the Hydrostone section. 1940 – He died at the age of ..