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032/04. Mies van der Rohe Society

 Record Group Term
Identifier: 032/04

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Mies van der Rohe Society interviews, 2002-2005

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.06
Description of the Collection Transcripts of two interviews conducted under the auspices of The Mies van der Rohe Society at Illinois Institute of Technology. Dirk Lohan, IIT Trustee and grandson of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, was interviewed by Betsy Hughes and Phil Rozen of IIT and Christopher Robling of Jayne Thompson and Associates. Lohan comments on Mies, modernism, IIT's master plans (Mies' plan of the 1940s and Lohan's plan of the 1990s), McCormick Tribune Campus Center designed by Rem Koolhaas and State Street...
Dates: 2002-2005

Mies News

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.03
Description of the Collection The collection contains issues of Mies News, a quarterly newsletter for Mies Society members. The collection holds the following issues: Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Summer 2008, Summer 2009, Winter 2011, newsletter 2004. The topics covered by the 2007-2011 issues are listed below. Fall 2007. "Revisiting Caldwell"; "Spertus Museum Tour/Reception"; Hubbard Street Dance Company; opening of "West is East is...
Dates: 2004-2011

Knowledge Box 2 collection, 2009-2012

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.09
Description of the Collection Materials related to the construction and exhibition of Knowledge Box 2. The collection includes the architectural model of Knowledge Box 2, construction documentation in manuscript and digital formats (including CAD drawings), the digital audio file used for the 2009 recreated program, and the 35mm slides projected in the Knowledge Box 2 along with a key to the slide projection sequence. The collection also includes documentary information (publicity, press coverage,...
Dates: 2009-2012; Majority of material found in 2009

Mies van der Rohe Society collection, 2004-2010

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.01
Description of the Collection

Flyers, invites and other publicity material for events hosted or organized by the Mies van der Rohe Society, including lectures, tours, exhibits, and receptions.

Dates: 2004-2010

Mies van der Rohe Society press collection, 2001-2009

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.05
Description of the Collection

Mentions of Mies van der Rohe Society events and members in various news publications. Contains the following folders:

Dates: 2001-2009

Mies van der Rohe Society membership collection, 2002-2007

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.02
Description of the Collection

Mies van der Rohe membership brochures and renewel forms for 2002-2006.

Dates: 2002-2007

Mies van der Rohe Society apparel, 2006

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.07
Description of the Collection

Items as follows: Black t-shirt with graphic design in white on front, forming image of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Introduced ca. summer 2006. White bracelet "What Would Mies Do?" Introduced ca. summer 2006.

Dates: circa 2006

Mies van der Rohe Society videos, 2011

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.08
Description of the Collection

Video recordings of architecture lectures and performances from 2011 which were supported by the Mies van der Rohe Society.

Dates: 2011

Mies van der Rohe Society collection, 1951-2011

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.04
Description of the Collection

This collection contains the research material, folders of materials on Ludwig Mies van der Rohe collected on behalf of the Mies Society.

Dates: 1951-2011

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