Montesorri Kindergarten design Franz Singer and Friedl Dicker

Friedl Dicker was an Austrian architect and furniture, interior, and textile designer, she was born in Vienna. Read More →

Luce Rie Ceramics

Lucie Rie was an Austrian ceramicist she was born in Vienna, and active Austria and Britain. Between 1922-26, she studied fine art, at Kunstgewerbeschule, Vienna, under Michael Powolny. Embed from Getty Images She first became involved in pottery with Powolny and, 1926-38, was a successful potter in her studio inRead More →

Enorme Telephone - Ettore Sottsass

Enorme Telephone 1986 Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007) was an Austrian designer; born in Innsbruck and active in Milan. Between 1935 and 1939 he studied architecture at the Politecnico di Torino. Background His father Ettore Sottsass studied at the Akademie der bildenden Künste in Vienna under Otto Wagner. He moved to TurinRead More →

Josef Maria Olbrich Austrian Artist, Architect

Josef Maria Olbrich, born in Troppau, was an Austrian artist, architect and designer who worked in Vienna and Darmstadt.

From 1882, under Camillo Sitte, he studied at the Staatsgewrbeschule, Vienna. In 1890, he studied at the Akademie der bildenden under Carl von Hasenauer.Read More →