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Loos, Adolf 1870-1933

Overview
Works: 659 works in 1,484 publications in 10 languages and 15,124 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Archives  Biography  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Dedicatee, Creator, Architect, zxx, Publishing director
Classifications: NA1011.5.L6, 720.92
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Most widely held works by Adolf Loos
Spoken into the void : collected essays, 1897-1900 by Adolf Loos( Book )

59 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This translation of Ins Leere gesprochen by Adolf Loos is based on the 1932 ed. published by Brenner Verlag in Austria."--Ed. note, p. vi
Adolf Loos : architecture 1903-1932 by Roberto Schezen( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Né en 1870, l'architecte Adolf Loos s'est radicalement opposé aux tendances décoratives de l'Art Nouveau, pour défendre une architecture sobre, sans ornement, qui révèle clairement son propos. Le photographe Roberto Schezen met en lumière la variété des oeuvres de Loos dont la plupart se trouvent à Vienne
Ornament and crime : selected essays by Adolf Loos( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ornament and Crime contains thirty-six original essays by the celebrated Viennese architect, Adolf Loos (1870-1933). Most deal with questions of design in a wide range of areas, from architecture and furniture, to clothes and jewelry, pottery, plumbing, and printing; others are polemics on craft education and training, and on design in general. Loos, the great cultural reformer and moralist in the history of European architecture and design was always a "revolutionary against the revolutionaries". With his assault on Viennese arts and crafts and his conflict with bourgeois morality, he managed to offend the whole country. His 1908 essay "Ornament and Crime", mocked by an age in love with its accessories, has come to be recognized as a seminal work in combating the aesthetic imperialism of the turn of the century. Today Loos is recognized as one of the great masters of modern architecture". --Publisher
Villa Müller : a work of Adolf Loos by Leslie Van Duzer( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos : works and projects by Ralf Bock( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotzdem, 1900-1930 by Adolf Loos( Book )

31 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On architecture by Adolf Loos( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Potemkin'sche Stadt : verschollene Schriften, 1897-1933 by Adolf Loos( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in German and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos, 1870-1933 : Raumplan, Wohnungsbau : Ausstellung der Akademie der Künste, 4. Dezember 1983 bis 15. Januar 1984 by Adolf Loos( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in German and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos, theory and works by Benedetto Gravagnuolo( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de Tsjechische architect (1870-1933) en zijn werk
Sämtliche Schriften by Adolf Loos( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornement et crime : et autres textes by Adolf Loos( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhalt; Einleitender Essay: Wieso Ornamente Verbrechen sind; Ornament und Verbrechen
Adolf Loos by Panayotis Tournikiotis( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viennese architect Adolf Loos was one of the most important pioneers of the European Modern Movement. Born in 1870, he was an early opponent of the decorative trends of Art Nouveau, believing instead that architecture devoid of ornament represented pure and lucid thought. His rationalist design theories were put into practice in the Karntner Bar, Vienna (1907), Steiner House, Vienna (1920), and Villa Muller, Prague (1930). Surprisingly, there is no other monograph on Loos in English currently available. Adolf Loos joins Adalberto Libera and Albert Kahn in Princeton Architectural Press's historical monographs series and presents this great modernist's complete works through numerous illustrations
Adolf Loos e il suo angelo : "Das Andere" e altri scritti by Massimo Cacciari( Book )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in Italian and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos by Adolf Loos( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van het werk van de architect (1870-1933), een van de belangrijkste grondleggers van de moderne architectuur
Adolf Loos; das Werk des Architekten by Adolf Loos( Book )

19 editions published between 1931 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos by Alessandra Coppa( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works, projects and ideas of Adolf Loos, one of the great pioneers of modern architecture
Adolf Loos Leben und Werke 1870 - 1933 by Ralf Bock( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Loos : Entwürfe für den öffentlichen Bau : 11 Rekonstruktionen by Anton Schweighofer( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Adolf Loos : architecture 1903-1932
Alternative Names
Adolf Loos

Adolf Loos architecte et théoricien de l'art

Adolf Loos architekt austriacki

Adolf Loos architetto austriaco

Adolf Loos arquitecte txec

Adolf Loos arquitecto checo

Adolf Loos austerriksk skribent og arkitekt

Adolf Loos český architekt

Adolf Loos Czech architect

Adolf Loos Oostenrijks architect

Adolf Loos österreichischer Architekt und Architekturtheoretiker

Adolf Loos österrikisk författare och arkitekt

Adolf Loos østerriksk skribent og arkitekt

Adolf Loos østrigsk skribent og arkitekt

Adolf Loos osztrák építész

Ādolfs Loss

Adolphus Loos

Loos Adolf

Los, Adolf

Los, Adolf 1870-1933

Rōsu, Adorufu 1870-1933

Άντολφ Λως

Адолф Лос

Адолф Лос чешки архитект

Адольф Лоас

Адольф Лоз австрийский архитектор

Адольф Лоос

אדולף לוס

לוס, אדולף 1870-1933

آدلف لوس معمار و نویسنده اتریشی

أدولف لوس

อดอล์ฟ ลูส

로스, 아돌프 1870-1933

アドルフ・ロース

ロース, アドルフ

阿道夫·路斯

Languages
German (179)

English (153)

Italian (29)

Spanish (20)

French (10)

Japanese (5)

Czech (5)

Turkish (2)

Germanic (2)

Catalan (1)

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Ornament and crime : selected essaysVilla Müller : a work of Adolf LoosAdolf Loos : works and projectsOn architectureAdolf Loos, theory and worksAdolf LoosPrivacy and publicity : modern architecture as mass media