The decorated diagram: Harvard architecture and the failure of the Bauhaus legacy

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MIT Press, 1983 - Architecture - 125 pages
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In answering the critic Clement Greenberg's query "why all those ugly buildings?" Klaus Herdeg lays the blame directly at the feet of Walter Gropius and the curriculum at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

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This represents an interesting critique of the teaching methodologies brought to The Harvard Graduate School of Design by Walter Gropius (as well as Marcel Breuer) as previously developed at the ... Read full review

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HARVARD ARCHITECTS AND THE BAUHAUS ETHOS
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DESIGN CONFUSION AND ITS RESULTS
36
A CRITIQUE OF THE GROPIUS METHOD
78
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