The Bauhaus Ideal, Then & Now
An Illustrated Guide To Modern DesigneBook - 2009
The Bauhaus Ideal is both a picture book and a guidebook to the fascinating and enduring legacy of modernist design, and to the continuing influence of Bauhaus on interior design, not just on architecture, but also on furniture, glassware, tableware, and kitchen utensils: the whole range of domestic arts. This unique volume introduces modern design principles and examines them from a historically critical perspective. It concludes with some ideas for melding modern solemnity with postmodern irony. In addition, in each phase the illustrations speak as eloquently as the text the whole serves as a beautifully illustrated design memo.
Publisher: [United States] : Chicago Review Press : Made available through hoopla, 2009
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Alternative Title: Bauhaus ideal, then and now