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Architect Jože Plečnik in Kranj

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Address: mestno jedro Kranja
www.tourism-kranj.si
BEŽEK VILA, Koroška cesta 27
The plans for the building were drawn in Plečnik’s seminar by the client’s brother, architect Niko Bežek in 1936. The pro-ject complied with the needs of an unmarried physician (surgery with a waiting room on the ground floor, an apartment on the first floor). When designing the building with a single-pitch roof, Plečnik used the motif of a prominent entrance portal (separating the front of the building with pilasters).

FOUNTAIN (1952 - 1959), Vodopivčeva ulica
The architect Jože Plečnik had planned to make a monumental entrance into the town. He transformed the steep slope into a staircase and replaced the former well (called “šterna”) with an obelisk, at the top of which there is a bronze rooster from which the water runs into stone, terraced vessels. The fountain is an interpretation of the Garden of Eden at Hradčany, Prague.

PREŠEREN'S THEATRE , Glavni trg 6
The theatre used to be a national hall but was rebuilt in 1952 according to the architect’s plans. The most visible change was made on the entrance, to which a monumental arcaded hallway and characteristic lamps were added.

 


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GPS Northing (N) : 46,238 
GPS Easting (E) : 14,3559 
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Administrator : Zavod za turizem Kranj | ++386 4 238 04 50 | | last modified: 16/06/2012
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GPS N: 46,238
E: 14,3559
Place: Kranj

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