Lilly Reich

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Date of Birth: June 16, 1885

Date of Death: December 14, 1947

Birth City: Berlin

Birth State/Province: Berlin

Birth Country: Germany

Resident Country: Germany

Notes: Noted for her work with designer, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe



Employer: Fritz and Grete Tugendhat House

Title: designer

City: Brno

Start Date: 1928

End Date: 1930

Employer: Viennese Workshops

City: Vienna

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Employer: Tailor's atelier

City: Berlin

Employer: Berlin Bauhaus

Title: head of interior design workshop

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Name: Mies Van der Rohe

Project: furniture design


Notes: This article gives a brief biography of Ms. Reich and her collaboration with Van de Rohe.


No apprenticeships on record



Title: Werkbund Exhibition

Description: The Apartment

City: Stuttgart

Title: World Exhibition

City: Barcelona

Title: Werkbund Exhibition

City: Paris

Notes: designed interiors

Title: Berlin Building Exhibition

Notes: designed interiors

Notable Projects


No education on record


No licenses on record

Professional Affiliations

Organization: Deutsche Werkbund

Role: director in 1920

Start Date: 1912

Notes: This was a government sponsored organization dedicated to the promotion of German made products and design

Publications By

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Publications About

Title: Lilly Reich: designer and architect

Author: Magdalena Droste & Matilda McQuaid

Publisher: Museum of Modern Art

City: New York

State: New York

Country: United States

Date Published: 1996


Title: The History of Women Architects

Author: Sonja Gunther, Christine Jachmann, Helga Schmidt-Thomsen, Michelle Stanley (translator)

Publication: Exhibit Catalog

Publisher: ABC Satz and Druck GmbH

City: Berlin

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Notes: This is a catalog published for the exhibit of the UIFA (Union Internationale des Femmes Architectes). An exhibition of the German Federal Republik Section of the UIFA Within the framework of the IBA (International Building Exhibition) in Berlin.