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ON THIS DAY: May 18, 2017

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History

"However often the thread may be torn out of your hands, you must develop enough patience to..."

“However often the thread may be torn out of your hands, you must develop enough patience to wind it up again and again.”

— Walter Gropius, architect, German, Born May

Art

Alois Riegl’s Kunstwollen: Influences and Influenced

ieBy Thomas Oommen for Prof. Sarah Deyong, ARCH 639 History & Theory of 20th century architecture

Texas A&M University

Alois Riegl’s influence on art history cannot be overstated. 4,306 more words

Josef Albers and Nan Goldin, an Unlikely Duo

What do Josef Albers and Nan Goldin have in common? Not much, it would seem. Albers, who was one of the principal forces behind the famed German art school… 1,147 more words

Books

Buildings in Germany and America: 1951 poster for a Gropius / Mies van der Rohe exhibition in Hannover.

INSPIRATION // Bauhaus drew it first

Walter Gropius (design) // Herbert Bayer (drawing) // Isometric rendering of the Director’s Office in Bauhaus, Weimar, 1923

Bauhaus

THE BAUHAUS, a Comprehensive New Digital Resource, Launched by the Harvard Art Museums

                                                                                                                       Image: Harvard Art Museums

Fine Art in the New Media

This blog is devoted to reporting on The Book and Fine Art in the New Media. 734 more words