• Spotlight: Walter Gropius

    4 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Bauhaus, 1925. Image © Thomas Lewandovski
    One of the most highly regarded architects of the 20th century, Walter Gropius was one of the founding fathers of Modernism , and the founder of the Bauhaus , the German "School of Building" that embraced elements of art, architecture, graphic design, interior design, industrial design, and typography in its design, development and production.
    Walter Gropius with Harry Seidler in 1954. Image via Wikimedia Commons
    Like many modernists of the period, Gropius was interested in the mechanization of work and the utilitarianism of newly developed...
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