The New Architecture and The Bauhaus

The New Architecture and The Bauhaus

By Walter Gropius

Translated by P. Morton Shand

Introduction by Frank Pick

One of the most important books on the modernist movement in architecture, written by a founder of the Bauhaus school.

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One of the most important books on the modernist movement in architecture, written by a founder of the Bauhaus school.

One of the most important books on the modern movement in architecture, The New Architecture and The Bauhaus poses some of the fundamental problems presented by the relations of art and industry and considers their possible, practical solution. Gropius traces the rise of the New Architecture and the work of the now famous Bauhaus and, with splendid clarity, calls for a new artist and architect educated to new materials and techniques and directly confronting the requirements of the age.

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$25.00 X ISBN: 9780262570060 112 pp. | 5.25 in x 8 in

Contributors

P. Morton Shand and Frank Pick.