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Kenneth Adam | Sir Ken Adam | Kenneth Adams | Ken Adams
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I guess one has to be a little crazy. (About designing the famous Vulcano-set for "You Only live twice")
Born in Berlin in 1921, and growing up in a prosperous Jewish family, the Adam family fled the Nazis in 1934, settled in London, where Ken Adam studied architecture and volunteered to fly for the Royal Air Force during World War II. He was only one of only three German-born pilots permitted in the RAF.
He often uses timeless production design, and future-look combined with old culture design.