Building In Exile Bruno Taut

Author: Esra Akcan
Editor: Niggli
ISBN: 9783721209907
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The seizure of power by the National Socialists forced Bruno Taut to relocate from Germany via Japan to Turkey in 1936. Not least thanks to the country's push to modernize and adapt to international modernity under the Atatürk government, he was able to continue his architectural work in exile until his death two years later. The authors present all buildings planned by this German artist of construction and also illuminates his unmistakable signature woven into the architectural image of Turkey.
Building in Exile - Bruno Taut
Language: de
Pages: 120
Authors: Esra Akcan, Bernd Nicolai
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-15 - Publisher: Niggli

The seizure of power by the National Socialists forced Bruno Taut to relocate from Germany via Japan to Turkey in 1936. Not least thanks to the country's push to modernize and adapt to international modernity under the Atatürk government, he was able to continue his architectural work in exile until
Building in Exile
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Esra Akcan, Bernd Nicolai
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

With his colorful residential buildings, Bruno Taut was a decisive influence on Berlin settlement construction in the modern age. The seizure of power by the National Socialists forced the architect to relocate from Germany via Japan to Turkey in 1936. Not least thanks to the country's push to modernize and
The City Crown by Bruno Taut
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Matthew Mindrup, Ulrike Altenmüller-Lewis
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is the first English translation of the German architect Bruno Taut’s early twentieth-century anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). Written under the influence of World War I, Taut developed The City Crown to promote a utopian urban concept where people would live in a garden city of ’apolitical
Modern Architecture and the Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jean-Francois Lejeune, Michelangelo Sabatino
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Bringing to light the debt twentieth-century modernist architects owe to the vernacular building traditions of the Mediterranean region, this book considers architectural practice and discourse from the 1920s to the 1980s. The essays here situate Mediterranean modernism in relation to concepts such as regionalism, nationalism, internationalism, critical regionalism, and postmodernism
Weimar in Exile
Language: en
Pages: 852
Authors: Jean-Michel Palmier
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Verso

Traces the 1930s flight of German intellectuals, artists, militants, and other opponents of the Nazi regime, discussing how their works reflected their resistance to oppression as well as the rise of national socialism and their return to ruined homes, in a collective portrait that includes profiles of such figures as