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when i think of modernism


iconic photos capturing the zeitgeist of mid-century modernism

EDWARD DURRELL STONE, Public School 199, 1963. Photo: Ezra Stoller.
SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL, Pepsi Cola Building, New York, NY, 1960. Photographer: Ezra Stoller.
Mies van der Rohe’s landmark Park Avenue skyscraper, the Seagram Building, was completed in 1958.
MINORU YAMASAKI, Great Lakes Regional Headquarters for Reynolds Metals, 1955-59. Photograph by Balthazar Korab.
ULRICH FRANZEN, Philip Morris Research Building, Richmond VA. Photo: Ezra Stoller.
LUDWIG MIES VAN DER ROHE, Neue Nationalgalerie, 1968.
SKIDMORE OWINGS & MERRILL, Boots head office (the D90 West building), Beeston, Nottinghamshire, 1968.