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Konstantin Melnikov

1890 - 1974

Konstantin Melnikov

Konstantin Stepanovich Melnikov (Russian: Константин Степанович Мельников; August 3 [O.S. July 22] 1890 – November 28, 1974) was a Russian architect and painter. His architectural work, compressed into a single decade (1923–33), placed Melnikov on the front end of 1920s avant-garde architecture. Although associated with the Constructivists, Melnikov was an independent artist, not bound by the rules of a particular style or artistic group. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Konstantin Melnikov has received more than 111,335 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 172nd most popular architect.

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Among ARCHITECTS

Among architects, Konstantin Melnikov ranks 172 out of 361Before him are Ludwig Borchardt, Ettore Sottsass, Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, Albert Speer, François Blondel, and Jean Chalgrin. After him are Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff, Matthias of Arras, Jacobus Oud, Ernst Neufert, Michael Ventris, and Aino Aalto.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1890, Konstantin Melnikov ranks 66Before him are Géza Lakatos, Karl Harrer, Grigory Kulik, Prince Joachim of Prussia, Alois Eliáš, and Grigory Mikhaylovich Semyonov. After him are Jacobus Oud, Norman Bethune, Bacha Khan, Adolf Schärf, Evert Taube, and Béla Miklós. Among people deceased in 1974, Konstantin Melnikov ranks 48Before him are Farid al-Atrash, Lajos Zilahy, Jan Tschichold, Samuel Goldwyn, Gino Cervi, and Anatole Litvak. After him are Vasily Shukshin, Cass Elliot, Hilda Gadea, Otto Braun, Marcel Achard, and Nick Drake.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Konstantin Melnikov ranks 555 out of 2,050Before him are Patriarch Filaret of Moscow (1553), Alexander Fadeyev (1901), Evgeny Pashukanis (1891), Valery Bryusov (1873), Sergey Brin (1973), and Kuzma Minin (1616). After him are Ivan Sechenov (1829), Chung Il-kwon (1917), Valery Chkalov (1904), Vladimir Etush (1922), Vasily Shukshin (1929), and Viktor Suvorov (1947).

Among ARCHITECTS In Russia

Among architects born in Russia, Konstantin Melnikov ranks 4Before him are Vladimir Tatlin (1885), Bruno Taut (1880), and Gottfried Semper (1803). After him are Alexander Tamanian (1878), Lev Rudnev (1885), Konstantin Thon (1794), Vasily Stasov (1769), Vasily Bazhenov (1737), Andrey Voronikhin (1759), and Max Taut (1884).

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