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The Bauhaus

The Bauhaus

Author: Erin Aldana

This lesson will discuss the Bauhaus.

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Notes on "The Bauhaus"

Image Credits

Bauhaus logo, Public Domain,, Johannes Itten, Creative Commons,, Image of Gropius, Bauhaus Dessau, Creative Commons,,Gropiusallee.jpg, Fallingwater, Creative Commons,, Schroder House; Public Domain: , Image of Breuer, Wassily Chair, Creative Commons,, Josef Albers, Homage to the Square, Fair Use according to Wikipedia,,_1965.jpg, Itten color wheel, Creative Commons, , Marianne Brandt, Teapots, Creative Commons,,_teiere,_1924.JPG, Universal Bayer; Creative Commons,, Gunta Stolzl wall hanging, Fair Use according to Wikipedia,, Breuer chair with Stolzl weaving, Creative Commons,,_sedia,_1922_01.JPG

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

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