Birth :13 March 1880 in Semín Austria- Hungary Death :10 September 1945 in Jičín Czechoslovakia Work : architect, university lecturer.
Josef Gočár was a Czech architect. His works mainly cubist and functionalist one of the highlights of Czech modern architecture. Highly appreciated is its share of urban concepts in some cities, especially Hradec Kralove.
He was born in Semin. In 1891 the family move to Bohdaneč. From 1892 he studied at the lower secondary in Pardubice.
Jaruška house, Brno (1909–1910) Wenke shopping mall, Jaroměř (1909–1911) Winternitz mills, Pardubice (1909–1925) House U Černé Matky Boží, Celetná ul. čp. 569 Praha, (1911–1912) Bauer villa, Libodřice u Kolína (1912–1914) Spa House in Bohdanči (1912-1913)
Building of Legioban (Palác Archa), Praha, Na Poříčí (1921-1939) Modern extension (1923–25) of Sweerts- Sporcek palace, Praha 1 – Nové Město, čp. 1034, 1036, Hybernská Hybernská 3–5 Strnad family house, no. 608, Na Marně 5, Praha 6 – Bubeneč (1926–1927, house badly reconstructed 1958–1964) Minority school, Ústí nad Labem (1926–1930)