architecture

Pilsen 2015 (1): Adolf Loos

Apartment interior by architect Adolf Loos, Pilsen (Plzeň), Czech Republic © Rudolf Abraham There are 13 apartments in Pilsen with interiors designed by the modern architect Adolf Loos – the largest number in Europe after Vienna. Pictured here, the apartment of Dr Josef Vogel at 12 Klatovska St, designed by Loos in the 1920s. The …

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St George, the Dragon & Fernkorn

St George and the Dragon by Anton Dominik Fernkorn (1813-1878) and the Croatian National Theatre (HNK), on Trg Maršala Tita (Marshal Tito Square), Zagreb, Croatia. © Rudolf Abraham This is a bit of an oldie, shot with a 17-35/2.8. To license this image or view more images of Zagreb, Croatia click here. Photo copyright © …

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Grand-Hornu

The UNESCO-listed Grand-Hornu mining complex, near Mons, Belgium. © Rudolf Abraham Built in the early 19th century in Neoclassical style by French entrepreneur Henri De Gorge and designed by architect Bruno Renard, Grand-Hornu is surrounded by Utopian, neatly arranged streets of worker’s housing (pictured below), and developed into one of the largest mining companies in …

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Dakovo cathedral

Đakovo Cathedral, Đakovo, Slavonia, Croatia © Rudolf Abraham To license this image or view more images of Đakovo, Croatia click here. Nikon D700 + 24/3.5 PC-E Photo copyright © Rudolf Abraham. All rights reserved. Images may not be copied, stored, distributed or published in any form without prior written permission from Rudolf Abraham.