Harold Frank Hoar
(1907 - 1976)
Harold Frank Hoar was active/lived in United Kingdom. Harold Hoar is known for painting.
Biography Harold Frank Hoar
Harold Frank Hoar, FRIBA (13 September 1907 - 3 October 1976)
He was a British architect, artist, academic and architectural historian. Hoar first came to public prominence when, at the age of 25, he won a competition to design the first terminal building at London's Gatwick Airport in the 1930s. His architectural career focused increasingly on town planning in the post war years, when he also became a well known public commentator on domestic architecture in that era of reconstruction.
A senior lecturer at University College London, Hoar was an expert on the Bavarian Baroque and wrote histories of English and European architecture at a time when architectural modernism decried the value of an historical app
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