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us: Otto, Frei, 1925-2015


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Frei Paul
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19250531
    • Death Date

        20150309
    • Birth Place

        Siegmar (Chemnitz, Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Warmbronn (Germany)German Wikipedia, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Source

        German Wikipedia, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universität Stuttgart. Institut für Leichte Flächentragwerke
        • Affiliation Start: 1967
        • Affiliation End: 1991
        • Source: Pritzker Architecture Prize WWW site, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) Universität Stuttgart. Institut für Leichte Flächentragwerke
    • Affiliation Start

        1967
    • Affiliation End

        1991
    • Source

        Pritzker Architecture Prize WWW site, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Technische Hochschule Stuttgart. Institut für Leichte Flächentragwerke
        • Affiliation Start: 1964
        • Affiliation End: 1967
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed Mar. 11, 2015
        • Source: German Wikipedia, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
        • Source: Pritzker Architecture Prize WWW site, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Organization

        Technische Hochschule Stuttgart. Institut für Leichte Flächentragwerke
    • Affiliation Start

        1964
    • Affiliation End

        1967
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Source

        German Wikipedia, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Source

        Pritzker Architecture Prize WWW site, viewed Mar. 11, 2015
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        ger
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Author's Das hängende Dach, 1954.
    • found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 19, 2014 (Dr.)
    • found: New York times (online), viewed Mar. 11, 2015 (in obituary published Mar. 10: Frei Otto; b. Frei Paul Otto, May 31, 1925, Siegmar, near Chemnitz; d. Monday [Mar. 9, 2015], Germany, aged 89; architect and engineer known for creating dazzling tensile structures that inspired generations of architects to dangle roofs from poles and cables)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-08-15: new
    • 2015-03-11: revised
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