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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



Por Nuria González Nogales

Walter Gropius, Hannes Meyer y Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, los tres directores de la Staatliches Bauhaus,  (Casa de la Construcción Estatal), han ejercido una influencia indeleble sobre las ideas de la arquitectura contemporánea, además de dejar una huella imborrable en la concepción de la vida urbana del siglo XXI. 1,807 more words


Hansaviertel housing project

Late September, on a lovely, sunny saturday, Lower East went on a bike tour to Hansaviertel in Berlin. A very small district in the city. 225 more words


Design Detective #8

What am I?

I’m a design school created by Walter Gropius.

  1. What was the main difference with this art school compared to others?
    –Staatliches Bauhaus, better known as just Bauhaus.
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Walter Gropius - Architektur

So, the second 1 Euro purchase from recent visit to Berlin. A 1950’s version of Walter Gropius – Architektur. The Bauhaus orange eye on the front along with the linear grey background look beautiful. 44 more words

Historic Scale Models

And the Classic Buildings they helped design.

Would the world’s greatest architecture have been as beautiful –

Without the benefit of the architect’s scale model? 17 more words

Art & Design

Historic Scale Models

And the Classic Buildings they helped design.

Not a Scale Model . . .

But two of the world’s most influential architects

sharing a conversation over a cup of coffee in a Parisian Café 20 more words

Art & Design