Robert Mallet-Stevens

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Birthday
24, 1886
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 8, 1945 (58)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1886
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 8, 1945 (58)

About

One of the first architects to use his interest in cinema to design film sets; noted for his work on "L'Inhumaine," the 1924 silent-film classic.

Before Fame

He studied at the Ecole Speciale d'Architecture; he also began writing about art and architecture for various publications during this time.

Trivia

He designed various buildings in Paris, including shops, houses, factories, and a fire station.

Family Life

His father and grandfather were art collectors. He was born in a 17th-century house designed by François Mansart.

Associated With

He and Le Corbusier were major figures in French architecture between World War I and World War II.