Alar Kotli

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Birthday
27, 1904
Birthplace
Estonia
Death Date
Oct 4, 1963 (59)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
27, 1904
Birthplace
Estonia
Death Date
Oct 4, 1963 (59)

About

Rose to prominence during the 1930s; contributed many historically valuable landmarks to Tallinn. He switched styles throughout his lifetime, sometimes adhering to functionalism, and other times to historicism or brutalism.

Before Fame

He studied sculpture, art, and mathematics at the University of Tartu. He was a 1927 graduate of the Gdańsk University of Technology.

Trivia

His most notable works included the Estonian Song Festival grounds and the main building at Tallinn University.

Family Life

He was raised in Vaike-Maarja, Estonia.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow architect Frank Lloyd Wright.