Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Mies Van Der Rohe by Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe

This volume, published to coincide with the exhibition organized by the Vitra Design Museum, gathers together the material relative to the furniture designed for some of the most important works in the German master's production during the 1920s and 30s: the building for the Weissenhof in Stuttgart, the Barcelona pavilion and the Tugendhat villa in Brno. Research on living space within modern housing and the application of the most advanced technology combine to form an aesthetic that has inspired a great many design projects during the post-World War II period and up to the present-day debate. The 30 objects Mies van de Rohe designed for these interiors between 1926 and 1932 are carefully analyzed in their planning, their execution and in their relationship with the architectural space for which they were intended. The book, featuring essays by Otakar Macel, Werner Blaser, Wolf Tegethoff, Lenka Kudelkova, Karin Schulte and Mateo Kries, is illustrated with original photographs, sketches of the buildings and the objects, and is completed by a detailed catalogue of the design elements.

Buy Mies Van Der Rohe by Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9788881183951
ISBN-10: 8881183951
Format: Paperback
(290mm x 240mm x 23mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Skira
Publisher: Skira
Publish Date: 16-Nov-1998
Country of Publication: Italy

Book Reviews - Mies Van Der Rohe by Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Mies Van Der Rohe book by Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review