Luis Barragan - Quotes

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Life deprived of beauty is not worthy of being called human.

Life deprived of beauty is not worthy of being called human.

I don't divide architecture, landscape and gardening; to me they are one.

I don't divide architecture, landscape and gardening; to me they are one.

A garden must combine the poetic and he mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy.

A garden must combine the poetic and he mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy.

My house is my refuge, an emotional piece of architecture, not a cold piece of convenience.

My house is my refuge, an emotional piece of architecture, not a cold piece of convenience.

I think that the ideal space must contain elements of magic, serenity, sorcery and mystery. ---->>>

Architecture is a art when one consciously or unconsciously creates aesthetic emotion in the atmosphere and when this environment produces well being.

Architecture is a art when one consciously or unconsciously creates aesthetic emotion in the atmosphere and when this environment produces well being.

Beauty is the oracle that speaks to us all. ---->>>

It is essential to an architect to know how to see: I mean to see in such a way that the vision is not overpowered by rational analysis. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Mexican
Born: 03-09, 1902
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Die: 11-22, 1988
Occupation: Architect
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Luis Ramiro Barragán Morfín (March 9, 1902 – November 22, 1988) was a Mexican architect and engineer. His work has influenced contemporary architects through visual and conceptual aspects. Barragán's buildings are frequently visited by international students and professors of architecture. He studied as an engineer in his home town, while undertaking the entirety of additional coursework to obtain the title of architect (wikipedia)