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Dance the Bauhaus
Dance the Bauhaus

Dance the Bauhaus

ART

76 Pages, 8.25 x 8.25

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $24.95)

Publication Date: April 2016

ISBN 9783865023612

Rights: US & CA

Seemann Henschel (Apr 2016)

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Overview

Admiring the architecture of a building that inevitably amazes anyone who witnesses it, the photographs and text in this volume document the Bauhaus school, articulating how the interplay of natural and artificial light form a special aspect of the structure's aesthetic. The façade of steel and glass is examined in detail, revealing how it seemingly melts into the heavens when seen from a certain vantage point. Conveying a multi-faceted interpretation of a heretofore undocumented aspect of the Bauhaus aesthetic, this consideration is ideal for architects, students of art and architecture, and interested laymen. This edition includes English and German.

Author Biography

Thorsten Blume, born in 1964, researcher at the Bauhaus Dessau foundation and responsible for experimental projects on the historic Bauhaus-stage. Besides, he is joint editor of the publication series »Edition Bauhaus« with E.A. Seemann, Leipzig.