Designed by famous architects
To be eligible, an architect has designed a number of major works.
World Heritage Sites connected to 'Designed by famous architects':
Assisi Santa Maria degli Angeli Basilica by Galeazzo Alessi Bauhaus Sites Waltar Gropius, Henry van de VeldeBerlin Modernism Housing Estates Bruno Taut, Hans Scharoun, Martin Wagner and Walter Gropius Blenheim Palace John VanbrughBrasilia Oscar Niemeyer, Lucio CostaCastles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust Johann Balthasar NeumannCity of Luxembourg Fortifications by VaubanCorfu Michele Sanmicheli Damascus Al Takiya Al Suleimaniya: Ottoman architect Mimar SinanFagus Factory GropiusFlorence Dome, Exedrae and lantern of the Cathedral; Hospital of the Innocents, Saint Lawrence Basilica and Old Sacristy, Palace di Parte Guelfa, Santa Maria degli Angeli Church, Holy Spirit's Church, Pazzi Chapel by Filippo Brunelleschi; New Medici Chapel, New Sacristy and Starcaise of the Laurentian Library in the Saint Lawrence Basilica by Michelangelo Buonarroti; Facade of Palazzo Rucellai, Facade of Santa Maria Novella Church, Tribune of Santissima Annunziata Church by Leon Battista Alberti, Uffizi Gallery by Giorgio VasariFortifications of Vauban VaubanGenoa Palaces in the Strada Nuova by Galeazzo Alessi Istanbul Suleiman Mosque: Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan; Sinan: Oratory at the Western WallKew Gardens Kew Palm House, Temperate House, Water Lily House, Main Gate - Decimus Burton; linkKutna Hora Cathedral of Our Lady (at Sedlec) was reconstructed by Jan Bla?ej Santini Aichel La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle Villa Turque, by Le Corbusier Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape Lednice and Valtice Castles by Johann Bernhard Fischer von ErlachLuis Barragán House and Studio Luis Barrag?n Morfin, considered the most important Mexican architect of the 20th century.Major Town Houses Victor HortaMantua and Sabbioneta Mantua: Saint Andrew's Basilica and Saint Sebastian's Church by Leon Battista Alberti Ducal Palace, Te Palace and Cathedral by Giulio Romano Dome of Saint Andrew's Basilica by Filippo Juvarra Sabbioneta: Olympic Theatre by Vincenzo ScamozziMaritime Greenwich Queen's House - Inigo Jones, Royal Observatory - Christopher WrenMehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge Ottoman architect Mimar SinanMonticello Thomas JeffersonMostar designed by the renowned Ottoman architect SinanMuseumsinsel (Museum Island) Altes Museum - Karl Friedrich SchinkelNaples Dante's Square, Basilica Santissima Annunziata Maggiore, Church Missioni delle Vergini, Doria d'Angri Palace by Luigi VanvitelliPalau de la Musica Catalana & Hospital de Sant Pau Llu?s Dom?nech i MontanerPiazza del Duomo (Pisa) Baptistery by Nicola Pisano and Giovanni PisanoPienza Bernardo Rossellino, Leon Battista Alberti as consultantPilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk Jan Bla?ej Santini AichelPotsdam Karl Freidrich Schinkel - Babelsburg Palace, Charlottenhof Palace, Pomonatempel, Roman Baths and St Nikolai's ChrurchPrague
Dancing House by Frank GehryResidence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans Josef HlavkaResidences of the Royal House of Savoy Madama Palace, La Mandria Castle, Venaria Reale Royal Palace, Rivoli Castle and Stupinigi Royal Palace by Filippo Juvarra; Palazzo Carignano by Guarino Guarini; Royal Palace gardens by Andr? Le N?treRietveld Schröderhuis Gerrit RietveldRiga Mikhail EisensteinRome Musei Capitolini - Michelangelo, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane and other works - Francesco Borromini, Palazzo Barberini and other works - Gian Lorenzo Bernini; Campidoglio Square with staircase, Palazzo Farnese by Michelangelo Buonarroti; Temple in the cloister of the San Pietro in Montorio Church, Cloister of Santa Maria della Pace Church by Donato Bramante Royal Palace at Caserta Luigi VanvitelliSacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy Sacro Monte of Varallo by Galeazzo AlessiSalzburg Cathedral by Vincenzo Scamozzi; Renovation of the Rupertinum by Friedensreich Hundertwasser; Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt: Mirabell Castle; Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach: Collegiate Church, Trinity Church, Church of the Ursulines, Facede of the Court Stables, Winter Equitation SchoolSanta Maria delle Grazie Apse and Cloister by Donato BramanteSchönbrunn Johann Berhard Fischer von Erlach and Nicol? PacassiSelimiye Mosque Sinan (1494-1588), the most famous Ottoman architectSiena Saint Augustin's Church by Luigi Vanvitelli; Cathedral by Giovanni Pisano, Piccolomini Palace, Piccolomini delle Papesse Palace (2nd one) and portal of the Church of the Holy Spirit by Bernardo Rossellino, San Niccol? al Carmine Church and Pollini Palace by Baldassarre Peruzzi, Portal of Saint Francis' Church by Francesco di Giorgio Martini, Spannocchi Palace by Giuliano da MaianoSt. Petersburg Rastrelli - Winter Palace and several other buildingsSt. Petersburg Domenico Trezzini, Bartolomeo Rastrelli, Antonio Rinaldi, Giacomo Quarenghi, Carlo RossiStoclet House Josef HoffmannStudley Royal Park William Burges: Studley Royal Park St Mary's Church and Chorister's House Tugendhat Villa Ludwig Mies van Der RoheVatican City St Peter's Basilica - Donato Bramante and Raphael, Michelangelo, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Carlo Maderno, Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Giuliano da Sangallo, Baldassarre Peruzzi, Vignola, Domenico Fontana, Giacomo Della Porta, Fr? Giocondo; Belvedere Courtyard in the Vatican Palaces by Donato BramanteVenice and its Lagoon Baldassare Longhena: Basilica of Santa Maria della Salute, Procuratorie Nuove (completion), Staircase of the Library of San Giorgio Maggiore, Belloni-Battaglia Palace, Vendramin Chapel of the Church of San Pietro di Castello, Church degli Scalzi, Pesaro Palace, Facade of the Church of San Salvador, Church dell'Ospedaletto, Rezzonico Palace; Vincenzo Scamozzi: Procuratorie Nuove, Church and convent of San Nicola da Tolentino, Palazzo Duodo, Church and hospital of San Lazzaro dei Mendicanti, Facade of San Giorgio Maggiore, Palazzo Contarini degli Scrigni, Palazzo Loredan Vendramin, Biblioteca Marciana (completion; Michele Sanmicheli: Corner a San Polo Palace, Grimani Palace, Fort at Lido; Bridge by Santiago Calatrava. Pavilions in the Biennale garden by Josef Hoffmann, Gerrit Rietveld, Alvar Aalto and James StirlingVerona Michele Sanmicheli: Walls, Palio Gate, New Gate, Saint Zeno's Gate, Canossa Palace, Bevilacqua Palace, Pompei Palace, Guastaverza Palace, Regularisation of Br? Square, Pellegrini Chapel of Saint Bernardin's ChurchVersailles Jules Hardouin Mansart and Andr? Le N?treVicenza Andrea PalladioVienna Loos House, American Bar - Adolf Loos, Postal Office Savings Bank Building and Karlsplatz Stadtbahn Station by Otto Wagner; Secession by Joseph Maria OlbrichVilla d'Este Pirro LigorioWachau Cultural Landscape Melk Abbey by Jakob Prandtauer, G?ttweig Abbey by Johann Lucas von HildebrandtWorks of Antoni Gaudí Antoni GaudWürzburg Residence Johann Balthasar Neumann