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Eesti Arhitektuurimuuseum Tallinn

Miracles in Concrete
Structural Engineer August Komendant

10.1.–26.4.2020
© Museum of Estonian Architecture

August Komendant (1906–1992) was an Estonian-American structural engineer, whose collaboration with famous architects and engineers resulted in several 20th-century architectural masterpieces. His professional career spanned more than half a century from the 1930s to 1980s and coincided with an era characterised by modernisation, urbanisation and the rapid development of technology.