Pavel Smetana

Feb. 25, 1900 in Zákupy, Czechia
June 8, 1986 in Prague (Praha), Czechia

The family moved to Prague in 1911.

He studied at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design (Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová) in Prague with Pavel Janák and at the Academy of Fine Arts (Akademie výtvarných umění) with Josef Gočár.

In 1926 he became a member of the group Devětsil.

He was involved in many plans and competitions, but he did not design many buildings.

From 1945 to 1970 he taught at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design (Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová) in Prague.

Buildings

Prague (Praha), Czechia
Villa U Ladronky 31