Interiors: Lilly Reich and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Interiors: Lilly Reich and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Case study: The Tugendhat House

Thursday, February 4, 2020
5:30-6:45 pm CT Free | Virtual

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The Mies van der Rohe Society, in partnership with Illinois Tech’s College of Architecture, is pleased to 

bring you an evening through the lens of acclaimed filmmaker, June Finfer alumna. You will 
experience actual footage of the Tugendhat House and hear about i hand from our presenters, art 
historian Daniela Tugendhat and her husband, preserve Ivo Hammer, who are currently working to 
maintain and share one of the most influential homes of the 20th century.

Join host and moderator, Cynthia Vranas Olsen (M.S. ARCH ‘01, Ph.D. ‘17) and hear the dynamic 
collaborative effort between Mies and Lilly Reich to make Tugendhat House the words of Daniela 
Tugendhat and Ivo Hammer, “Mies’s finest residential project.” Commentators include Jong Soung Kimm (ARCH '61, M.S. ‘64); Dirk Lohan, alumnus, Reed  Kroloff, dean; and Martin Felsen, Masters of Architecture program director, College o Architecture, IIT.

Celebrate the award winning accomplishments on Lilly Reich’s work with Laura Lizon
Sevilla and Débora Domingo-Calabuig from the Universitat Politècnica de València.

This evening was made possible through the organizational help of Mies Society me
Margaret and David Hensler.

To learn more about this event and The Mies van der Rohe Society, please visit

SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610