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ID: 500012128
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500012128

 
Record Type: Person
Žák, Ladislav (Czech architect and teacher, 1900-1973)

Note: Czech architect and teacher studied painting and architecture at the Prague Academy of Fine Arts 1919-1927. He later joined the Mánes Association of Plastic Artists, the Czechoslovak Werkbund, the Left Front, and Union of Socialist Architects. He opened his own architecture office in Prague, 1930. Before WWII he designed functionalist furniture in tubular steel, as well as housing. He is known primarily for his single-family houses and villas in Prague. After the war he devoted himself to the study of landscape design, which he taught at the Prague Academy of Fine Arts. Czecholovakian architect.

Names:
Žák, Ladislav (preferred,V,index)
Ladislav Žák (V,display)
Žʹak, Ladislav (V)
Zak, Ladislav (V)

Nationalities:
Czech (preferred)

Roles:
architect (preferred)
teacher

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Prague (Praha, Hlavní Město, Czech Republic) (inhabited place)
Died:  Prague (Praha, Hlavní Město, Czech Republic) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Žák, Ladislav (I)

Biographies:
(Czech architect and teacher, 1900-1973) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Czech architect, 1900-1973) ..... [BHA]
(Czecholovakian architect, 1900-1973) ..... [AVERY]
(Czech architect, 1900-1973) ..... [AVERY]
(Czech architect, 1900-1973) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Ladislav Žák ........ [VP]
.........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Žák, Ladislav ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred]
...........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...........................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
...........................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
Žʹak, Ladislav ........ [VP]
.............................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
Zak, Ladislav ........ [VP]
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, Gallery Systems, Grove Art, VP]
....................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Czech Functionalism 1918-1938 (1987)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n85189752
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n85189752
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  Vollmer, Künstler-Lexikon 20. Jahrhunderts (1953-62)
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP]
.......... Czech Functionalism 1918-1938 (1987)
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 6 April 2005
.......... Prague: 1900-1938 (1997) 304
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