US (Irish-born) monument sculptor created statue of David Farragut 1877, placed in Madison Square in New York City created statue of Abraham Lincoln 1887, placed in Lincoln Square in Chic..
French (Algerian-born) fashion designer protege of Christian D..
US (Finnish-born) architect father of Eero Saari..
1910 – Born on August 20th in Kirkkonummi, Finland, to Loja, a weaver and photographer, and architect Eliel Saarinen, one of the founders of the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Eero was primed from the start to take a place among the designers and architects developing and strengthening an environment primed to change the domestic and ..
Hungarian architect and puzzle inventor inventor and eponym of Rubik's Cube 1..
1870 – Born on May 14th in Lafayette, Indiana. American typographer and book designer. 1890 – Received his B.S. degree from Purdue University. – A member of the Typophiles and designer of more than 400 books including his masterpiece, the Oxford Lectern. 1957 – He died on May 18th in New Fairfield, Connecticut. ..
1483 – Raffaello Sanzio Santi born on the 6th of April in in Urbino, in the province of Umbria. One of the last of the three greatest painters of the Renaissance. 1500 – It is probable that he took his first lessons from his father, a provincial painter named Giovanni di Santi, before going to ..
1934 – She was born on the 11th day of February this year in Kent, England. Born to Welsh parents, Quant studied illustration at Goldsmith’s College before taking a job with a couture milliner. 1955 – She teamed up with her husband, Alexander Plunkett-Greene, and an accountant, Archie McNair, to open a clothes shop ..
1934 – Born on February 18th in San Sebastian, Spain. A Spanish fashion designer. 1941 – He had a supernatural experience at the age of 7. 1960 – He originally had an architect’s education but became known as the enfant terrible of French fashion world. 1966 – He started his own fashion house. He ..
1845 – Born in Cumberland, Maryland on the 12th of December. 1850 – His family moved to Baltimore in the early where Price attended school. 1871 – Bruce Price was married to Mary Josephine Lee, a daughter of Washington Lee, Jr., in April. 1864-1868 – Price learned his profession as a draftsman and apprentice in ..