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The Bauhaus : 1919-1933 : reform and avant-garde / Magdalena Droste.

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Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville ART MOVEMENT MODERNISM Taschen (Text) 37516002022211 AdultNF Art Movement Available -

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  • ISBN: 3836560143 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9783836560146 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Köln : Taschen, [2015]

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General Note: Original edition 2006.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: Three directors -- Walter Gropius and his path to the Bauhaus -- The roots of artistic radicalism -- The Bauhaus manifesto, 1919 -- The preliminary course -- Apprenticeship and diploma -- The workshops -- Form training, craft training -- Masters and young masters -- Women, men, couples -- From Expressionism to Constructivism -- Theories of design -- Ideas for housing construction -- The director's office in Weimar, 1924 -- The Bauhaus building in Dessau, 1925-1926 -- The Masters' houses in Dessau, 1925-1926 -- The housing estate in Dessau-Törten, 1926-1928 -- New residential architecture -- Reform and avant-garde under Gropius -- Hannes Meyer, director, 1928-1930 -- Changes among the masters -- Scientific design -- The goal of standard products -- The Trade Union School in Bernau, 1928-1930 -- Providing for the people, not catering to luxury -- Meyer's dismissal, 1930 -- Mies van der Rohe, director, 1930-1933 -- Political tensions -- New structures -- Architectural training under Mies van der Rohe -- Reform and avant-garde under Mies van der Rohe -- The Nazi campaign against the Bauhaus -- Epilogue : The Bauhaus legend.
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Subject: Bauhaus.
Bauhaus > History > Exhibitions.
Art, German > 20th century.
Art, German > 20th century > Exhibitions.
Art > Study and teaching > Germany > Exhibitions.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) > Germany > Exhibitions.

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