• Albert Ledner, Architect With a Quirky Sense, Dies at 93

    22 days ago - By NY Times

    Three porthole-filled buildings in New York and many unique homes in New Orleans testify to Mr. Ledner's adventurousness.
    Read more ...

     

  • Modernist Architect Albert C. Lender Dies at Age 93

    Modernist Architect Albert C. Lender Dies at Age 93

    22 days ago - By Arch Daily

    O'Toole Building, New York. Image © Wikimedia CC user Beyond My Ken. Licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
    Architect Albert C. Ledner , known for his unorthodox style that subverted the seriousness of the Modernist period, has passed away at the age of 93 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Beginning as an apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright, Ledner went on to have his own successful career designing buildings mainly in New York and New Orleans, where he completed more than 40 projects. He also completed a series of futuristic buildings and meeting halls around the country for the National Maritime Union...
    Read more ...