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The Bauhaus

The Bauhaus

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will discuss the Bauhaus.

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This lesson discusses the function and influence of the Bauhaus, including examples of architecture, design, visual arts, and typography.

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Image of Gropius, Bauhaus Dessau, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bauhaus_Dessau,Gropiusallee.jpg; Image of Breuer, Wassily Chair, Photo by Lorkan, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bauhaus_3_Chair.jpg; Image of Brandt, Teapots, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Marianne_brandt,_teiere,_1924.JPG; Image of Albers, Homage to the Square, Photo by Kent Wang, Creative Commons, http://www.flickr.com/photos/kentwang/2775326166/; Image for Bayer, Universal Bayer, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:ABayer.png;  

  • Bauhaus

    Literally "house of construction". A school in Germany (1919-1933) that focused on functional design and the combination of fine art and craft.

  • Manifesto

    A public announcement.

  • Guild

    A formal group or association of artisans or business people with common interests or goals of maintaining specific standards and quality.

  • Color Theory

    Rules that have been established about how colors are used and their relationships to

  • Interdisciplinary

    The combination of two or more academic disciplines or areas of study.