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ID: 500013398
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500013398

 
Record Type: Person
Lewerentz, Sigurd (Swedish architect, 1885-1975)

Note: Lewerentz was educated in Göteborg at the School of Building at Chalmers Technical College from 1905-1908, and at the Academy of Arts in Stockholm, in 1910. In Stockholm he founded the Free School of Architecture. He began his own private practice in 1911 in Stockholm, later moving to Eskilstuna in 1933 where he directed IDESTA, a steel window factory. Lewerentz produced both religious and secular structures, and was continually involved with cemetery and crematorium projects throughout his career.

Names:
Lewerentz, Sigurd (preferred,V,index)
Sigurd Lewerentz (V,display)

Nationalities:
Swedish (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
architect
draftsman
landscape architect
typographer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Died:  Lund (Skåne, Sweden) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
collaborated with ....  Asplund, Erik Gunnar  1914-1915
................................  (Swedish architect and designer, 1885-1940) [500011232]
collaborated with ....  Celsing, Peter  
................................  (Swedish architect, 1920-1974) [500097402]
employee of ....  Fischer, Theodor  1909
....................  (German architect, 1862-1938) [500002155]
employee of ....  Möhring, Bruno  1907-1908
....................  (German architect, 1863-1929) [500112005]
employee was ....  Riemerschmid, Richard  in 1910
......................  (German architect, designer, and painter, 1868-1957) [500009989]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Lewerentz, Sigurd (I)

Biographies:
(Swedish architect, 1885-1975) ..... [BHA Preferred]
(Swedish architect, 1885-1975) ..... [AVERY]
(Swedish architect, landscape architect, typographer and draughtsman; born Sandö, Bjärtra (near Sundsvall, Västernorrland, Sweden), 1885; died Lund (Sweden), 1975) ..... [CCA]
(Swedish architect, 1885-1975) ..... [AVERY]
(architect, 1885-1975) ..... [Grove Art]
(artist, active 20th century) ..... [GRISC]
(Swedish artist) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Lewerentz, Sigurd ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, GRISC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, MoMA]
....................................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
....................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
....................................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
....................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
Sigurd Lewerentz ........ [CCA, GRISC, Grove Art, MoMA Preferred, VP]
..................................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
..................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
..................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CCA, Gallery Systems, GRISC, Grove Art, MoMA, VP]
....................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
....................  Contemporary Architects (1987)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n85314346
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n85314346
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  Sigurd Lewerentz: 1885-1975 (1985) 45
....................  Svenskt konstnärslexikon (1952-67)
....................  Union List of Artist Names (ULAN) (2002-)
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CCA, VP]
.......... CCA Authority File (1980-)
.......... Contemporary Architects (1987)
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 1 March 2005
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
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