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Joost Schmidt - Sommerfield House Carvings (1921)

Lately I have been doing a lot of reading about the Bauhaus. I find any art from this time period, between the two world wars, generally interesting and at the moment the Bauhaus is my main obsession. 286 more words

Artwork Of The Week

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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