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Albert Frey II

Frey, the unpretentious Swiss-born mid-20th century architect, aided in the introduction of Corbusian-influenced modernism and developed an extraordinary design style, blending industrial techniques and a love of nature.

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Frey II: The Architectural Interpreter

Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy — Part 1

The Nature of Modernism:
E. Stewart Williams

Modern Tide: Midcentury Architecture on Long Island

Contemporary Days: The Designs of Lucienne & Robin Day 

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William Krisel, Architect

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Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy – Part I

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Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy – Part II

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Journeyman Architect: The Life and Work of Donald Wexler

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Donald Wexler Airport

The Nature of Modernism: E. Stewart Williams, Architect

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Contemporary Days: The Designs of Lucienne and Robin Day

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Hella Jongerius: Contemporary Archetypes

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Design Onscreen promotes a greater appreciation of
Post World War II architecture & design

Albert Frey: The Architectural Interpreter – Part II

Albert Frey: The Architectural Interpreter – Part II

2020, 87 min

Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy – Part I

Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy – Part I

2018, 63 min

The Nature of Modernism: E. Stewart Williams, Architect

The Nature of Modernism: E. Stewart Williams, Architect

2014, 80 min

Modern Tide: Midcentury Architecture on Long Island

Modern Tide: Midcentury Architecture on Long Island

2012, 86 min

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