Luckhardt, Wassili

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Name
Luckhardt, Wassili Gender: M
Wassili Johann Friedrich Luckhardt
born on 22 July 1889 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21
Timezone LMT m13e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 29°51' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 00°22 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 11°53'



Wassili Luckhardt (grave)
photo: Mutter Erde, license gfdl

Biography

German architect who worked closely with his brother Hans Luckhardt for most of their lives. Both were members of the November Group (Novembergruppe), the Arbeitsrat für Kunst, the Glass Chain and, from 1926, the progressive architecture group Der Ring. The brothers shared an office with the architect Alfons Anker (1872-1952).

In the 1920s the brothers belonged to the 20th centuries rising architects. Originally Expressionist they then turned to modernism. Their buildings are typical examples with skeletons of steel or reinforced concrete.

Wassili Luckhardt died on 2 December 1972 in Berlin, aged 83.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Berlin City Archives.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 83)
  • Vocation : Building Trades : Architect/ Planner