What is Horta?

  • (noun): Belgian architect and leader in art nouveau architecture (1861-1947).
    Synonyms: Victor Horta

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Andréia Horta
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Musée Des Beaux-Arts Tournai
... The Belgian Art Nouveau architect Victor Horta started drafting a new building that would contain the Van Cutsem donation and other holdings already owned by the city of Tournai but the First World War intervened ... Horta abandoned his first designs made in a typical Art Nouveau style ... linear style typically for the work of Horta in the post-war period (cf ...
Temple Of Human Passions - History
... In 1889 Victor Horta was commissioned for 000 ... francs to design a pavilion to house Jef Lambeaux's sculpture "The Human Passions" on the recommendation of his teacher Alphonse Balat, King Leopold II's ... Although loyal to the formal vocabulary of classical architecture, Horta already managed to incorporate all elements of the new style ... Horta succeeded in designing an almost "organic" interpretation of the classical temple, without completely abolishing any reference to an historical style ...
Salvador Of Horta
... Saint Salvador of Horta, O.F.M ... (Spanish Salvador d'Horta, Italian Salvatore da Horta) was a Franciscan lay brother from the region of Catalonia in Spain, who was celebrated as a miracle worker during his lifetime ...
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