Rietveld, Gerit, 1888-1964

"I am constantly concerned with this extraordinary idea of the awakening of the consciousness" ~ Gerrit Rietveld

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld was a Dutch furniture designer and architect. One of the principal members of the Dutch artistic movement called De Stijl, Rietveld is famous for his Red and Blue Chair and for the Rietveld Schröder House, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.