American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities
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IF (URBAN) LIFE IS A GAME, (SMART) CITIES ARE THE PLAYGROUNDS. GAMIFICATION, CIVIC REWARDS AND CROWDSOURCING STRATEGIES FOR CONNECTED CITIES.-

IF (URBAN) LIFE IS A GAME, (SMART) CITIES ARE THE PLAYGROUNDS. GAMIFICATION, CIVIC REWARDS AND CROWDSOURCING STRATEGIES FOR CONNECTED CITIES.- | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
by Pablo Sánchez Chillón (Urban 360º) How can games be used for engaging citizens in urban matters? How the addition of urban game-like programs, crowd sourced initiatives in real/digital spaces an...
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Exploring The Many Worlds Of Moholy-nagy`s Chicago

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy came to Chicago from Europe in 1937 as a pioneer of modern art with a utopian vision of life.He translated his philosophy of melding art and society into commercial designs for...
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Repeat- Writings on Architecture: The Expulsion: Chicago set to destroy Bauhaus Modernism at Michael Reese

Repeat- Writings on Architecture: The Expulsion: Chicago set to destroy Bauhaus Modernism at Michael Reese | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
The Olympics won't take place won't take place until 2016, and the winning bidder has yet to be announced, but to clear the way for an athletes' village, the City of Chicago is rushing to grind into dust one of the city's richest collections of Bauhaus-inspired architecture, even as a young scholar reveals new information about the role of legendary architect Walter Gropius in the design of the Michael Reese Hospital campus.
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[ The Bauhaus ORG ]

[ The Bauhaus ORG ] | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
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Bauhaus school info and background

 

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'Designing Home' focuses on Jewish designers, architects - SFGate

'Designing Home' focuses on Jewish designers, architects - SFGate | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
SFGate 'Designing Home' focuses on Jewish designers, architects SFGate The second part is that postwar American architecture has the great advantage of Jewish emigres who come from Europe and bring Bauhaus ideas, so there's a push out of Germany...
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The Dessau Bauhaus | 01/23

Architecture Documentary - 23 Episodes -Very Rare series, that I couldn't find anywhere else, so I've decided to share.
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Rare documentary about Bauhaus and Architecture. 

 

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Walter Gropius & The Architects' Collaborative: The Wolfers' Residence

9 East Road, Brooklin, ME Walter Gropius, a founder of the "Bauhaus" School of Design in Germany, moved to the New England area after being offered a job at ...
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Bauhaus, modernism & other design movements explained by new animated video series

Bauhaus, modernism & other design movements explained by new animated video series | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it

UK’s Open University has developed a fun way to market their design courses: a series of six short animations called 'Design in a Nutshell' that briefly survey important movements in the arts and architecture—from the late-nineteenth century Gothic Revival to late-twentieth century Postmodermism.


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Museum as study subject - Harvard Gazette

Museum as study subject - Harvard Gazette | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
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For the next decade, it remained a sleepy destination compared with the ascendant Fogg Museum, which in 1927 moved to grand new space on Quincy Street.
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Mies van der Rohe, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy Named Among Top Artistic Breakthroughs in Chicago History

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Quick History: The Bauhaus & Its Influence Retrospect

Quick History:  The Bauhaus & Its Influence   Retrospect | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
We've all seen Marcel Breuer's famous Wassily chair — the first to use tubular steel for a domestic setting — supposedly inspired by a bicycle frame (image 1). Would you believe this chair, maybe the most famous design to emerge from the Bauhaus, is a grandfatherly 87-years-old?
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Grahm Balkany -- the Chicago Bauhaus, architectural preservation, and urban planning

Grahm Balkany -- the Chicago Bauhaus, architectural preservation, and urban planning | American Bauhaus and Its Effect on Urban Planning and Communities | Scoop.it
Grahm Balkany is a Chicago-based architect who has done a lot of work in the architectural preservation field. Recently I spoke with
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Modernism: Bauhaus

Coined by the architect Walter Gropius, Bauhaus combines the root of the German verb bauen (to build) with haus (house). It is the name given to the art scho...
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danielmackinnon's photo on Instagram (#Bertrandgoldberg #chicago #architecture #travel #america #usa #marinacity #bauhaus http://t.co/Fng5SuKUcy)
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Review of "Chicago's Bauhaus Legacy" at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, by Lara Allison

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“ “There has to come a mental adjustment of the people toward this changed world and its avant-garde….[Necessary] is the re-education of a new generation of producers, consumers, and designers, by...
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Art Institute Chicago

Art Institute Chicago . . . . . . 1. The Art Institute of Chicago www.artic.edu/‎ o o Museum houses more than 300000 works of art and includes among its trea...
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