Designed by Walter Gropius, the Bauhaus Dessau was home to the Bauhaus Dessau School of Design from 1925 to 1932. Attracting 80,000 visitors each year, it is seen as the epitome of 20th-century modern design and the building was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1996. The book features over 80 unique photographs taken immediately after the renovation of 1996-2006, taken in empty rooms that show the transparency and lightness of the modern architecture, with surprising and bold coloration debunk the myth of white Modernism.
The book also features descriptions of the works made in the former workshops of the Bauhaus Dessau. Explore how the Bauhaus architecture, design and concept are inseparably intertwined. Biographies of the most important Bauhaus associates complete the picture.
- H 27 W 21 cm
- 144 pp