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The Bauhaus, Itten and Albers.

The Bauhaus was an influential art school founded by Walter Gropius in 1919 and ran until before the second world war in 1933, when it was closed by the Nazi’s. 361 more words

Design

White Cubes Don't Reflect Modern Society

In his short 1913 essay Ornament and Crime, architect Adolf Loos writes that ornamentation is degenerate because it goes out of style, wasting resources on something that isn’t beneficial to modern society. 522 more words

Art

Gropiusstadt / Mehmet Ali

  • Berlin Şehri 2001 yılında alınan parlamento kararıyla 12 bölgeye ayrılmıştır. Bu 12 bölgelerinin hepsinin kendi içinde yerel yönetilmektedir ancak bu 12 bölge Berlin Şehrine bağımlıdır. Her bölge kendi içinde tanınmış mahallenin çevresinde kümelenerek oluşmuştur.
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Walter Gropius ''Program of Staatliches Bauhaus in Weimar''

Walter Gropius as the father of the Bauhaus

Walter Gropius was the founder of the Bauhaus school of design, also known as the father of the Bauhaus. 1,558 more words

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Reflect the Pan-Am Building

Few things are, I believe, more ridiculous than the frequent claim that glass buildings “reflect their context” by mirroring their neighborhoods in their glass façades. It does not happen, or even seem to happen, except when the sun is just right. 331 more words

Architecture


“ITS MORE NECESSARY TO FIGHT THAN IT IS TO WIN”

LUIGI MORETTI, CASA DELLA GIL, 1933-1936

FASCIST PARTY.

ROME, ITALY 2016


LUIGI MORETTI, CASA DELLA GIL, 1933-1936… 9 more words

ITALY

Bauhaus at Dessau

Words are not really required to describe the Bauhaus at Dessau. The building and workhouse of the Bauhaus Arts School (1919 – 1933) signifies the movement, the philosophy and the years of influence that were to follow. 245 more words

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