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Bauhaus Diaspora and Beyond Transforming Education Through Art, Designand Architecture

Philip Goad, Ann Stephen, Andrew McNamara, Harriet Edquist, Isabel Wunsche

The Miegunyah Press and Power Publications | Published : 2019

Abstract

Subject: Bauhaus Diaspora and Beyond: Transforming Education through Art, Design and Architecture presents an extraordinary new Australasian cultural history. It is a migrant and refugee story: from 1930, the arrival of so many emigre, internee and refugee educators helped to transform art, architecture and design in Australia and New Zealand. Fifteen thematic essays and twenty individual case studies bring to light a tremendous amount of new archival material in order to show how these innovative educators, exiled from Nazism, introduced Bauhaus ideas and models to a new world. As their Bauhaus model spanned art, architecture and design, the book provides a unique cross-disciplinary, emigre..

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