Famous architects whose work goes beyond modern architecture
Who would get your list of the three best known architects worldwide? We show you our selection today. You ask yourself, which are the decisive criteria? The well-known architects, presented in our article today, create wonderful buildings in the first place.
They also show talent for sculpture and product design.
Famous architects do much more than design houses
In our opinion, the best known architects are all-round talents and change more than the look of not just a person or a city. They shape our world and enhance our perception of aesthetics. That's what makes them special.
The first woman to win a prestigious prize for architecture
Number one in our list of the world's best architects today is ZahaHadid. Nobody should be surprised about that. This is the first lady to win the famous prize Pritzker. Her most famous projects include the Heydar Aliyev Center in Azerbaijan and the Al Wrakah Stadium in Qatar.
Organic forms - the landmark of the architect
However, in all these big projects she did not lose her fascination for the little things in life. Zaha Hadid loves to design shoes.
The visions of the architect take different forms
such as this known line of women's shoes
She has designed a great collection for the Brazilian brand Melissa 2008.
From the building to the shoe collections
Trendy metal look
A look for brave loners
In addition, the Iranian has created the model Nova for the company United Nude.
United Nude as moving pictures
The second world-renowned architect we would like to introduce to you is Renzo Piano. The now 76-year-old architect shows us outstanding works not only in the field of architecture. Like Hadid, he also won the Pritzker Prize. That happened in 1998. Georges Pompidou's center is his work. In addition, he designed covers of some books.
Renzo Piano at work
One of the works of the architect - a skyscraper in the London City
One of the few works in the US - the Whitney Museum in Manhattan
Renzo Piano for May Mara limited
Isay Weinfeld is a contemporary Brazilian architect. He is also known for his stunning furniture designs. At the same time, Isay Weinfeld loves the cinema and has presented his work in a wonderful project.
The multi-talent Isay Weinfeld
Holiday house in Sao Paulo
Ornate room design
One of the most famous chairs of the all-rounder
An excellent summary of Weinfeld's life's work
Draft of a bar
Charles and Ray Eames
Did you know that they were also architects? They are best known for their designer chairs, which are milestones in the development of this area. Together, Charles and Ray Eames have made great achievements in photography, graphic design, cinema, literature, and others.
The happy and successful couple
In the field of architecture, they created the works of St. Mary's Helena in Arkansas.
A breakthrough experienced the two with their chair designs, which are still a hit
The Meyer House in Missouri and Eames House in California
The last building was also the home of the famous couple for some time.
The home of the talented couple in the Bauhaus style
What would be your criteria for selecting the best known architects worldwide? Would the selection coincide with ours? What name would you use to add to our list?