Eiermann, Egon

Egon Eiermann (1904 – 1970)

Egon Eiermann was born in 1904. He was a famous German architect. Eiermann was educated at the Technical University of Berlin. He worked for the Karstadt building department. Till the World War II he had an office with the architect Fritz Jaenecke. He worked on developing steel frame construction methods at the University of Karlsruhe in 1947. He died in 1970.

Important works by Egon Eiermann

  • Office building of DEA oil refinery, Karlsruhe, Germany
  • West German pavilion at the Brussels World Exhibition
  • West German embassy, Washington, D.C., USA
  • A building for the German Parliament, Bonn, Germany
  • the IBM-Germany Headquarters, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Olivetti building, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Memorial Church, Berlin, Germany