Tag: new bauhaus

The Bauhaus in the Thyssen collections
10-12-2019 No Comments

The Bauhaus in the Thyssen collections

Participating in the events organised to mark the centenary of the Bauhaus, the museum is organising a small exhibition featuring works from its permanent collection by artists historically associated with that institution. It will pay particular attention to works created during the period when the Bauhaus was active (1919 to 1933), some of them included in the exhibitions organised by […]

Theories of opened end | Miquel Lacasta
22-04-2019 No Comments

Theories of opened end | Miquel Lacasta

The will of the blog, axonométrica, and of the weekly exercise of reflection brings over of the architecture in his theoretical dimension, is based between other references and inspirations, in what Peter Eisenman develops in his doctoral thesis as Theories debaters of opened end. That is to say, so much the will of the blog, that of the architectural practice that […]

Bauhaus, minimalist agreement | Marcelo Gardinetti
29-10-2018 No Comments

Bauhaus, minimalist agreement | Marcelo Gardinetti

The reconstruction of demolished architectural heritage induces, fortunately, interpretations that exceed the representation of the work itself. These definitions erect parallel or antagonistic positions that cause different controversies, which generally increase the idea of patrimonial value. The reconstruction of the houses designed by Walter Gropius for the masters of the Bauhaus affected by war actions during the second war offered […]

Of Commotions | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu
17-03-2014 No Comments

Of Commotions | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu

Of Commotions Today there are very few works in the contemporary art capable of provoking a commotion. It seems as if the art has derived towards a constellation of autorreferencias where the fastened artist prefers his subjectivity to any possible interpretation of the reality. It is offensive in some cases as the reflections from me, me and myself, they do […]

Constructing Utopias: from De Stijl to New Bauhaus
30-11-2011 2 Comments

Constructing Utopias: from De Stijl to New Bauhaus

Las utopías no sólo carecen de lugar sino de imágenes concretas. A pesar del esfuerzo realizado por Hans Holbein en el siglo XVI para ofrecer una imagen de la isla ideada por Tomás Moro, no ha sido posible generar una iconografía específicamente utópica. Esto se debe, tal vez, a que la utopía es una idea abstracta basada en el orden […]