Mies van der Rohe: Critical Essays

Mies van der Rohe: Critical Essays

By: Schulze, Franz (ed.)

Price: £30.00


Cream speckled cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 207pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book, which had its origins in the historic "Mies van der Rohe centennial exhibition" at the Museum of Modern Art, presents several provocative writings on Mies's architecture and thought. It includes sections on his maturation as thinker and builder during the 1920's, his political ideology as well as that of other architects of the modern movement in the context of the Weimar years and the first years of the Third Reich. Also addressed are the issues of tradition and modernity in Mies's lifework through a careul analysis of several of his early houses.

Title: Mies van der Rohe: Critical Essays

Author: Schulze, Franz (ed.)

Categories: Architecture (19th and 20th Century),

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, New York (distributed by the MIT Press): 1989

ISBN: 026219287x

ISBN 13: 9780262192873

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Product Type: Book

Seller ID: 005689

Keywords: mies van der rohe, gropius, bruno taut,