Rohe, Ludwig Mies van der

(1886 - 1969)

Maria Ludwig Michael Mies better known as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was a German-American architect and designer. He was one of the most important figures of Modern architecture. He was director of the influential Bauhaus school (1930 – 33). He left for the USA in 1937, where he became head of the department of architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. His work in the US was an important influence on the so called International Style of architecture.

Bloomberry is an antiques dealer specialized in exquisite twentieth century design, founded in 2005 by Patricia Keurentjes and Leander Meerman. Our strength is that we read the past differently and do have a keen eye for yet little known masterpieces. Our company is housed in a former textile factory that spans 5.000 square meters. It is located just near Maastricht, in the south of the Netherlands, within two hours from Amsterdam, Bruxelles and Cologne. Only part of the collection is shown on the website. A visit -  by appointment only - gives you the full insight.