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Mies van der Rohe
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All photos courtesy Paul Clemence As we celebrate Mies's 126th birthday, (March 27, 1886) we think of his legacy. If you’re a New Yorker, the Seagram Building (built between 1954 and 1958) comes to mind. I first knew about that…