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Fallingwater is truly a masterpiece.

Le Corbusier and Antoni Gaudi at opposing ends of the spectrum
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the architect of architects:





Alvar Aalto - Finnish Master





Speaking of another significant 20th century architecture in the US, anyone visited this?



Thorncrown Chapel, Eureka Springs, Arkansas.

Fay Jones 1980.





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William van Alen gets my vote as one of the best for this single rendition:

Chrysler Building
Architect equivalent of 'one-hit wonder'.



I thought you might preferred something 19 blocks further down:



or if you prefer uncircumcised, then there is this, already posted by DR:


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^Didn't know repetition was a prerequisite. If you must have it your way then how about I.M. Pei?

Dallas' Meyerson Symphony Center

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Going local to Santa Fe, NM is John Gaw Meem who seriously helped the Pueblo Revival and Territorial styles become staples in architecture, if not defining the look of the American Southwest.

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