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Lonberg-Holm: The Forgotten Architect, Remembered

Lonberg-Holm: The Forgotten Architect, Remembered
Lonberg-Holm: The Forgotten Architect, Remembered, Radio Broadcasting Station, Detroit by Knud Lonberg-Holm. Image Courtesy of Metropolis Magazine
Radio Broadcasting Station, Detroit by Knud Lonberg-Holm. Image Courtesy of Metropolis Magazine

In one of his final interviews, Knud Lonberg-Holm quipped, "I've always been annoyed by rummaging through the past; the future interests me much more." Not one to promote himself, the modernist architect all but disappeared after retirement, seemingly taking his contributions to architecture with him. After years of neglect, investigative research has finally unearthed just how influential Lonberg-Holm was. To learn about how he shaped information design (among many other things), continue reading Paul Makovsky's exclusive article on Metropolis Magazine.

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Jennifer Whelan
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Cite: Jennifer Whelan. "Lonberg-Holm: The Forgotten Architect, Remembered" 19 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/518240/lonberg-holm-the-forgotten-architect-remembered/> ISSN 0719-8884