Adolf Loos

The story of the other Loos Haus


We have told you about Adolf Loos, who was not only an architect, but also an interior designer.  Loos was born in 1870 in Brno and in 1893 he left for the U.S. (initially to Philadelphia), but things did not go as planned.  When he was in New York he worked, among other things, as…

The story of the Loos Haus


In 1909, Leopold Goldman hired Adolf Loos to build a store for his gentlemen’s outfitters business. Loos agreed to do this with the condition that he would have free hand when designing the façade. During construction, the façade was covered with a scaffold and in 1910, when construction was basically finished, the time came to…