Bauhaus Gals - A Tribute to Pioneering Women Artists

Bauhaus Gals - A Tribute to Pioneering Women Artists

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A tribute to the Bauhaus's women artists Celebrating the centennial of a groundbreaking school of art and design, this volume marks the founding of the Bauhaus with a visual exploration of its most underrated members.

While the institution provided women with new opportunities in education, along the way, they were faced with unreasonable family expectations, the ambiguous attitude of the faculty and administration, outdated social conventions, and, ultimately, the political repression of the Nazi regime.

Unprecedented in current literature, Bauhaus Gals presents nearly 90 artists and artisans through texts and photographic portraits, many published for the very first time. Recent archival discoveries revive the biographies of better-known talents. These include Marianne Brandt, the first woman to be admitted to the Bauhaus metalworking program whose designs are used by Alessi to this day; Gertrud Arndt who, dissuaded by the faculty from studying architecture, instead shoQUANTITY: 1 x book
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