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PP/25/4/10 - Mies at the Bauhaus

Reference code
PP/25/4/10
Level of description
Item
Title
Mies at the Bauhaus
Date/s
[19??]
Quantity & Format
14 leaves Periodicals
Personal name
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969
Subject
Illinois Institute of Technology
Bauhaus
Creator
Honey, Sandra.
Scope and content
The article describes the history of the Bauhaus before and after Mies van der Rohe was appointed director in 1930. It discusses the campaign which led to the closure of the Bauhaus in 1932, Mies' opening of a new school in Berlin, its brief history until his emigration to the USA in 1938, to become director of the Illinois Institute of Technology and head of the Architecture school. The article also discusses Mies' role as an administrator and teacher at the Bauhaus. Paginated pp. 52-60
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