Archive for the 'functionalism' Category

Manfredo Tafuri’s Architecture and Utopia: Design and Capitalist Development (1971)

• November 19, 2011 • 1 Comment

Bruno Taut’s “Russia’s Architectural Situation” (1929)

• September 27, 2011 • 1 Comment

Le Corbusier’s “CIAM-2 (1929)” (1929)

• September 14, 2011 • 3 Comments

Wilhelm Lotz’s “Weißenhof Exhibition” (1927)

• September 13, 2011 • 2 Comments

Sigfried Giedion’s “Weissenhof Housing Settlement, Stuttgart, 1927” (1927)

• September 13, 2011 • 2 Comments

Theo van Doesburg’s “Stuttgart Weißenhof 1927, Die Wohnung: ‘The Dwelling,’ the Famous Werkbund Exhibition” (1927)

• September 13, 2011 • 5 Comments

CIAM’s La Sarraz Declaration (1928)

• September 8, 2011 • 4 Comments

Kazimir Malevich’s “The Constructive Painting of Russian Artist and Constructivism” (1929)

• August 29, 2011 • 5 Comments

Marcel Breuer’s “Where do We Stand?” (1934)

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Moisei Ginzburg, “Course Program: ‘Theory of Architectural Composition’” (1926)

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Iakov Chernikhov’s The Construction of Architectural and Machine Forms (1932)

• November 17, 2010 • 3 Comments

Arthur Korn’s “Glass in Modern Architecture” (1928)

• November 3, 2010 • 2 Comments

CIAM’s “The Athens Charter” (1933)

• November 3, 2010 • 10 Comments

Sigfried Giedion’s Building in France, Building in Ferro-concrete (1928)

• November 2, 2010 • 3 Comments

Nikolai Miliutin’s Sotsgorod: The Problem of Building Socialist Cities (1930)

• November 1, 2010 • 7 Comments

Walter Gropius’ “Appraisal of the Development of Modern Architecture” (1934)

• October 29, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Walter Gropius’ “Sociological Premises for the Minimum Dwelling of Urban Industrial Populations” (1929)

• October 28, 2010 • 3 Comments

Walter Gropius’ “Houses, Walk-ups or High-rise Apartment Blocks?” (1931)

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Walter Gropius’ “Housing Industry” (1924)

• October 28, 2010 • 3 Comments

Walter Gropius’ The New Architecture and the Bauhaus (1925)

• October 28, 2010 • 4 Comments

Karel Teige’s “Mundaneum” (1929)

• October 27, 2010 • 3 Comments

Le Corbusier’s “In Defense of Architecture” (1929)

• October 27, 2010 • 2 Comments

El Lissitzky’s The Reconstruction of Architecture in the Soviet Union (1929)

• October 27, 2010 • 5 Comments

Karel Teige’s Modern Architecture in Czechoslovakia (1929)

• October 26, 2010 • 6 Comments

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “The New Era” (1930)

• October 25, 2010 • 1 Comment

Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe’s “Expositions” (1928)

• October 25, 2010 • 1 Comment

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “Policy of the Stuttgart Exhibition” (1927)

• October 25, 2010 • 2 Comments

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “A Letter on Form in Architecture” (1924)

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “Architecture and the Times” (1924)

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “The Industrialization of Building Methods” (1924)

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “Aphorisms on Architecture and Form” (1923)

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s “The Office Building” (1923)

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The Editors of Blok’s “What Constructivism Is” (1924)

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Mieczysław Szczuka’s “An Attempt to Explain the Misunderstanding Related to the Public’s Attitude to New Art” (1924)

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Henryk Stazewski’s “Untitled Statements on Suprematism and Painting” (1924)

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The Editors of Blok’s “Editorial Statement” (1924)

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Alfréd Kemény’s “The Dynamic Principle of Cosmic Construction, as Related to the Functional Significance of Constructive Design” (1923)

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Ernő Kállai’s “Herwarth Walden” (1928)

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Mart Stam’s “Three Houses at the Stuttgart Exhibition” (1927)

• October 23, 2010 • 2 Comments

Mart Stam’s “Makeyekvka” (1932)

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Mart Stam’s “Scale — Right Scale — Minimum Scale” (1929)

• October 23, 2010 • 2 Comments

Mart Stam’s “M-Art” (1927)

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Mart Stam’s “Space” (1925)

• October 23, 2010 • 4 Comments

Ernő Kállai’s, Alfréd Kemény’s, László Moholy-Nagy’s, and László Péri’s “Manifesto” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Mart Stam’s “Collective Design” (1925)

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Mieczysław Szczuka’s “Art and Reality” (1927)

• October 22, 2010 • 2 Comments

Ernő Kállai’s “Architecture” (1924)

• October 21, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Tadeusz Peiper’s “At the Bauhaus” (1927)

• October 21, 2010 • 1 Comment

Kurt Ewald’s “The Beauty of Machines” (1925-6)

• October 20, 2010 • 3 Comments

Le Corbusier’s “The Atmosphere of Moscow,” along with His Letter to Ginzburg on Deurbanization (1930)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ludwig Hilberseimer’s “Construction and Form” (1924)

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Karel Teige’s “Constructivism and the Liquidation of ‘Art’” (1925)

• October 20, 2010 • 3 Comments

Hannes Meyer’s “building” (1928)

• October 20, 2010 • 4 Comments

Hannes Meyer’s “The New World” (1926)

• October 20, 2010 • 4 Comments

Anonymous from Novosibirsk, “On the Subject of Discussions Concerning Russian Architecture”

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“Reports from Moscow: Taut’s Return from Moscow” (1933)

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Ernst May’s “City Building in the USSR” (1931)

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Jiří Kroha’s “Ideology of Architecture” (1933)

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Bruno Taut’s “Five Points” (1929)

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Walter Riezler’s “The Purpose and Concept of Technical Beauty” (1928)

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Werner Gräff’s “‘The Dwelling,’ Weissenhof Exhibition” (1927)

• October 20, 2010 • 2 Comments

Georg Muche’s “Fine Art and Industrial Form” (1926)

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Walter Curt Behrendt’s “The State of the Arts and Crafts” (1925-6)

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Le Corbusier’s “Words” (1925)

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Le Corbusier’s “A Single Trade” (1925)

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Le Corbusier’s “Mass-Produced Buildings” (1924)

• October 20, 2010 • 2 Comments

Le Corbusier’s “The New Spirit in Architecture” (1924)

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Gerrit Rietveld’s “New Functionalism in Dutch Architecture” (1932)

• October 20, 2010 • 2 Comments

Walter Curt Behrendt’s The Victory of the New Building Style (1928)

• October 19, 2010 • 4 Comments

Adolf Behne’s The Modern Functional Building (1926)

• October 19, 2010 • 4 Comments