Josef Hoffmann

AUSTRIA (1870–1956)

Josef Hoffmann (15 December 1870 – 7 May 1956) was an Austrian architect and designer. He was among the founders of Vienna Secession and co-establisher of the Wiener Werkstätte. His most famous architectural work is the Palais Stoclet in Brussels, (1905-1911) an important transitional work between Art Nouveau and Modern Architecture.