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Rietveld, Gerrit Thomas 1888-1964

Overview
Works: 403 works in 692 publications in 8 languages and 6,322 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogues raisonnés  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogs  Documentary films  Guidebooks  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, zxx, Artist, Honoree, Correspondent, Other, Recipient, Compiler, Architect
Classifications: NA1153.R5, 720.92
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Most widely held works about Gerrit Thomas Rietveld
 
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Most widely held works by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld
The Rietveld Schröder house by Bertus Mulder( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rietveld, 1924. Schröder Huis by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geïllustreerde toelichting van de architect G. Rietveld op het door hem ontworpen huis voor de familie Schröder in Utrecht (1924)
The architecture of Gerrit Th. Rietveld = Rītoferuto no kenchiku by Kaya Oku( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den hollandske arkitekt Gerrit Thomas Rietvelds arkitektur gennemgåes med fotos, tegninger, interiører og grundplaner
Gerrit Th. Rietveld, 1888-1964 : the complete works : Centraal Museum, Utrecht, 1992 by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As architect and designer, Gerrit Rietveld (Utrecht, 1888-1964) is one of the great international figures of this century. His work was basically user-friendly and he always tried to see architecture as something for people. Reacting against the conventions with which he had grown up, the driving force behind Rietveld's development became a quest for the essentials of architecture and design. This led in 1918 to the now over-familiar Red Blue Chair and six years after that to the internationally acclaimed Rietveld Schroeder House. This house, built in 1924, signified both an end and a beginning in Rietveld's career. Whereas in the preceding years he had progressed from cabinet-maker to architect and designer of a complete living environment, he was now to concentrate largely on architecture. More and more, he voiced his support for a functional architecture, in which he introduced new constructional methods and where the significance of form and colour was lessened. After the Second World War he contributed to the Dutch reconstruction. Neighbourhoods in Utrecht and Reeuwijk were built according to his design. Within the straitjacket of regulations, building stipulations and budgetary restrictions, Rietveld contrived to introduce in a highly original but flexible manner the functional and aesthetic principles that he had defined before the war. Always experimenting to find the right form, always faithful to his principles, his work was nevertheless of a huge diversity. This variety is what makes Rietveld what he is
The furniture of Gerrit Thomas Rietveld by Daniele Baroni( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Rietveld furniture by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van alle meubelontwerpen van Gerrit Rietveld (1888-1964)
G. Rietveld, architect : [Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 26 november 1971-9 januari 1972 ; The Arts Council of Great Britain, Hayward Gallery, 1st February-12th March, 1972 by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in Dutch and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rietveld, 1888-1964 : een biografie by Frits Bless( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in Dutch and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rietveld als meubelmaker : wonen met experimenten 1900-1924 by Marijke Küper( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in Dutch and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most beautiful space I know : the Netherlands Biennale Pavilion in Venice by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esthetische en geschiedkundige beoordeling in woord en beeld
Rietveld meubels om zelf te maken = How to construct Rietveld furniture by Peter Drijver( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rietveld's universe by Netherlands) Centraal Museum (Utrecht( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few know the full scope of Rietveld's oeuvre. He designed on every scale: from a bus stop to a small village. Commonly regarded as the most important architect within the De Stijl group, Rietveld was also one of the founders of CIAM. He continued his experiments right up to his death in 1964. His work and teachings have been a major influence in the world of architecture and design. Rietveld's Universe is a comprehensive publication presenting the results of new insights and research, including contributions by international leading scholars on t he subject. Focusing on the context in which Rietveld's work should be placed, this book addresses his interpretation of space and the way he designed it, as well as the mutual influences between his work and that of contemporaries such as Mondrian, Van Doesburg, Frank Lloyd Wright, Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier and Alvar Aalto
Nieuwe zakelijkheid in de Nederlandsche architectuur by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

5 editions published in 1932 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerrit Th. Rietveld : casas = Gerrit Thomas Rietveld : houses by Marijke Küper( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although internationally known for his furniture, and for his iconic Schroder House, Gerrit Th Rietveld developed a prolific career as an architect after his Neo-Plasticist phase in the 1920s. This issue takes a look at Rietveld's domestic built work from his first Neo-Plasticist buildings of the 1920s to his death in 1964
Gerrit Rietveld : die Revolution des Raums by Ida van Zijl( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld furniture by Daniele Baroni( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerrit Rietveld : teksten by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Dutch and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragmenten uit het geschreven werk van de Nederlandse architect en meubelmaker (1888-1964)
Rietveld in Amsterdam : alle uitgevoerde en niet uitgevoerde projekten = Rietveld in Amsterdam : all executed and not executed projects by Dennis de Rond( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of G. Rietveld, architect by Theodore M Brown( Book )

5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld : the Schröder House, Utrecht, the Netherlands, 1923-24 by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Rietveld Schröder house
Alternative Names
Gerit Ritveld

Gerrit Rietveld architecte et designer

Gerrit Rietveld architetto e artigiano olandese

Gerrit Rietveld Dutch furniture designer and architect

Gerrit Rietveld holenderski architekt i projektant mebli

Gerrit Rietveld holland építész, bútortervező

Gerrit Rietveld Nederlands ontwerper en architect

Gerrit Rietveld niederländischer Architekt

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

Rietveld 1888-1964

Rietveld, G. 1888-1964

Rietveld, G. Th 1888-1954

Rietveld, G. Th 1888-1964

Rietveld, G. Th. (Gerrit Thomas), 1888-1954

Rietveld, Gerrit

Rietveld, Gerrit 1888-1964

Rietveld, Gerrit T. 1888-1964

Rietveld, Gerrit Th 1888-1964

Γκέριτ Τόμας Ρίτβελντ

Герит Ритвелд

Герріт Рітвельд

Ритвельд, Геррит

חריט ריטפלד

غيريت ريتفيلد

گریت ریتفلد

گیرٹ رائیٹفیلڈ

გერიტ რიტველდი

ヘリット・リートフェルト

リートフェルト, ヘリット・トーマス

赫里特·里特费尔德

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The architecture of Gerrit Th. Rietveld = Rītoferuto no kenchikuRietveld's universeGerrit Th. Rietveld : casas = Gerrit Thomas Rietveld : housesRietveld's universeVan Gogh Museum Architecture : Rietveld to KurokawaGerrit Thomas Rietveld : an outline of his life, thought and workDe stoel van Rietveld = Rietveld's chair