Category Archives: Birth of Modernism

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Mackintosh was highly influential at the start of the Modernist movement, he was the first architect of the Modernist movement to find influence in his Scottish heritage. Mackintosh had a vision, designing buildings from the inside out. His work was strictly black and white … Continue reading

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Henry Van De Velde

Henry Van de Velde was a Belgian painter, architect and interior designer. He is considered one of the main founders of Art Nouveau in Belgium. Velde spent time in Germany and was important influence on German architecture and design at … Continue reading

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Victor Horta

Victor Horta was a Belgian architect,decorator and designer who was also influential in the beginning of the Modernist movement.  He was inspired by nature and his style was swirling and linear, like the stems of plants. Horta had been gradually simplifying his style, … Continue reading

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