Modern architecture: a guidebook for his students to this field of art
This series offers a range of heretofore unavailable writings in English translation on the subjects of art, architecture, and aesthetics.Wagner's manifesto is a plea for an end to architectural eclecticism and for a more rational approach to design suited to contemporary life.
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Academy achieve Addition of paragraph aesthetic Allgemeine Bauzeitung Alois Riegl apartment houses appear archi architect Architektonische Zeitfragen art-form artistic Baukunst become Berlin Botticher Botticher's century certainly cityscape completely contemporary created creation creative criticism decorative Deletion demands Deutsche Bauzeitung dressing eclecticism Eduard F effect epoch expression Fabiani fact feeling Further addition Georg Heuser German Getty Center Goller's Gothic Gottfried Semper Greek Heuser historical idea ideal of beauty important influence Josef Hoffmann Joseph Maria Olbrich Kunst later Leopold Bauer material means methods of construction Modern Architecture Modern Movement monumental buildings motifs Museum der Stadt natural needs Otto Wagner Paul Wallot period possible practice present produce promotion of art purpose reason regard Renaissance Richard Streiter sculptural Secession simple square Stadt Wien Stadtbahn street Streiter style stylistic symbolic task taste theory things tion traditional ture Variation Vienna Wolfflin