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Knoll Living Room Furniture with Barcelona Chair
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The Mies van der Rohe Collection

Renowned architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe mentored a young Florence Knoll while she was a student at Illinois Institute of Technology. Florence has always credited Mies as her most influential instructor and, in 1948, Mies granted Knoll exclusive rights to produce his furniture, including the Barcelona Collection, the Brno Chair, and MR Series.

 

Mies van der Rohe in The Archive
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Ludwig Mies
van der Rohe

Regarded as one of the most important figures in the history of architecture, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s "less-is-more" approach to design was the gold standard for many generations of modern architecture.

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