jan kaplicky 1937 2009
 
jan kaplicky 1937 2009 jan kaplicky 1937 2009
jan 14, 2009

jan kaplicky 1937 2009

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the architect jan kaplicky of future systems died yesterday morning he was 71. czech born kaplicky left his homeland in 1968, and settled in britain, where he cooperated with renowned architects including norman foster, richard rogers and renzo piano before founding future systems in 1979. read more

selfridges building birmingham,UK by future systems, 1999 – image

national library of czech republic, prague by future systems, 2007 – image

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future systems: http://www.future-systems.com

  • Very sad to hear this.
    The Selfrideges building is one of the most inspired sights in Britain.
    My thoughts go to his family and friends.

    Pat says:
  • Oh,no

    Nigel Yang says:
  • I’m so sorry to hear about Jan, my deepest sympathy to his family and friends.
    He was a wonderful person.

    Alessandra Orlandoni - Special Contributor for The Plan-Architecture in detail says:
  • he was a truly remarkable designer ahead of his time.

    boidus: www.boidus.co.uk says:

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