Wege der Moderne : Josef Hoffmann, Adolf Loos und die Folgen = Ways to Modernism : Josef Hoffmann, Adolf Loos and their impact

The book highlights two central approaches: Josef Hoffmann (1870-1956) wanted a comprehensive aestheticization of all spheres of life, while Adolf Loos (1870-1933) interpreted architecture and design as a functional background. The key works of Hoffmann and Loos - as well as those of their predecess...

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Other Authors: Thun-Hohenstein, Christoph,, Boeckl, Matthias,, Witt-Dörring, Christian,
Format: Book
Language: Deutsch
Publication: Basel : Birkhäuser, cop. 2015.
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Note: This catalog has been published on the occasion of the exhibition Ways to Modernism: Josef Hoffmann, Adolf Loos and their impact
Dieser katalog erschien anlässlich der Ausstellug Wege der moderne: Josef Hoffmann, Adolf Loos und die Folgen
Summary: The book highlights two central approaches: Josef Hoffmann (1870-1956) wanted a comprehensive aestheticization of all spheres of life, while Adolf Loos (1870-1933) interpreted architecture and design as a functional background. The key works of Hoffmann and Loos - as well as those of their predecessors such as Otto Wagner, and successors such as Josef Frank - are illustrated in essays and generous series' of plates.
Language note: Textos en alemán e inglés
ISBN: 9783035609219
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Call Number: 72 HOF
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