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Siebenbrodt, Michael

Overview
Works: 95 works in 254 publications in 4 languages and 4,295 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Other, Contributor, Adapter, Interviewee, Creator, Photographer
Classifications: N332.G33, 707.1143
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Most widely held works by Michael Siebenbrodt
Bauhaus 1919-1933 : Weimar-Dessau-Berlin by Michael Siebenbrodt( )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founded by Gropius in the rather conservative city of Weimar, the new capital of Germany, which had just been defeated by the other European nations in the First World War, the movement became a flamboyant response to this humiliation. Combining new styles in architecture, design, and painting, the Bauhaus aspired to be an expression of a generational utopia, striving to free artists facing a society that remained conservative in spite of the revolutionary efforts of the post-war period. Using the most modern materials, the Bauhaus was born out of the precepts of William Morris and the Arts and Crafts movement, introducing new forms, inspired by the most ordinary of objects, into everyday life. The shuttering of the center in Berlin by the Nazis in 1933 did not put an end to the movement, since many of its members chose the path of exile and established themselves in the United States
Bauhaus by Michael Siebenbrodt( )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bauhaus movement (meaning the?house of building?) developed in three German cities - it began in Weimar between 1919 and 1925, then continued in Dessau, from 1925 to 1932, and finally ended in 1932-1933 in Berlin. Three leaders presided over the growth of the movement: Walter Gropius, from 1919 to 1928, Hannes Meyer, from 1928 to 1930, and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, from 1930 to 1933. Founded by Gropius in the rather conservative city of Weimar, the new capital of Germany, which had just been defeated by the other European nations in the First World War, the movement became a flamboyant response to this humiliation. Combining new styles in architecture, design, and painting, the Bauhaus aspired to be an expression of a generational utopia, striving to free artists facing a society that remained conservative in spite of the revolutionary efforts of the post-war period. Using the most modern materials, the Bauhaus was born out of the precepts of William Morris and the Arts and Crafts movement, introducing new forms, inspired by the most ordinary of objects, into everyday life. The shuttering of the center in Berlin by the Nazis in 1933 did not put an end to the movement, since many of its members chose the path of exile and established themselves in the United States. Although they all went in different directions artistically, their work shared the same origin. The most influential among the Bauhaus artists were Anni Albers, Josef Albers, Marianne Brandt, Marcel Breuer, Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hilberseimer, Paul Klee, Wassily Kandisky, and Lothar Schreyer. Through a series of beautiful reproductions, this work provides an overview of the Bauhaus era, including the history, influence, and major figures of this revolutionary movement, which turned everyday life into art
Bauhaus Weimar : designs for the future( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bauhaus twenty-21 : an ongoing legacy by Gordon Watkinson( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarcely any other movement in architecture and design had such a lasting impact as the Bauhaus; indeed, for many it is synonymous with classic modernism. On the occasion of the institution’s 90th birthday this book traces the themes and the aesthetics of Bauhaus for our time. It shows twelve of the most important works of Bauhaus architecture from 1923-1930 and juxtaposes them with contemporary projects. The sensitive and careful photography by Gordon Watkinson delineate formal and conceptual connections between the classic and the new buildings and thus demonstrate the strong influence that the Bauhaus still exerts today. In this sense, the "House am Horn" in Weimar by Georg Muche and Adolf Meyer from 1923 corresponds with "House of the Present" in Munich by Allmann Sattler Wappner Architects (2005). House Tugendhat in Brno by Mies van der Rohe, a masterpiece of modern architecture, challenged traditional concepts of housing – just as the experimental House R 128 in Stuttgart by Werner Sobek (2001) did. And the German Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe in Barcelona from 1929 turns out to be a source of inspiration for the Skywood House in Denham, UK, by Graham Phillips some 70 years later
The Bauhaus-Museum by Thomas Föhl( Book )

12 editions published in 1996 in German and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un guide pratique, richement illustré de l'exposition permanente du Musée du Bauhaus de Weimar. Une chronologie du Bauhaus de 1902 a 1933 et un aperçu du personnel enseignant des différentes institutions
Bauhaus Weimar - Entwürfe für die Zukunft by Michael Siebenbrodt( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Bauhaus-Bibliothek : Versuch einer Rekonstruktion( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durch den Nachweis der Stempel konnten bislang 76 Bände mit dem Stempel von Röhl und 108 Bände mit dem Schlemmer-Stempel nachgewiesen werden. Diese Bücher und Zeitschriften illustrieren in einmaliger Weise den geistigen Kosmos der Lehrenden und Studierenden am Weimarer Bauhaus in einem weltumspannenden künstlerischen und geistesgeschichtlichen Rahmen. Der Wert dieser Bestände als Ausstellungs- und Forschungsobjekte wird durch Exlibris, persönliche Notizen und Handeinbände aus der Buchbinderei-Werkstatt unter der Leitung von Otto Dorfner weiter erhöht
Bauhaus-Museum by Bauhaus-Museum (Kunstsammlungen zu Weimar)( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heinrich Brocksieper : Nahsichten ; [Katalog] by Heinrich Brocksieper( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyonel Feininger, Gelmeroda XI, 1928 by Klassik Stiftung Weimar( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bauhaus, 1911-1933 : Weimar-Dessau-Berlin by Michael Siebenbrodt( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bauhaus-Künstler : Malerei und Grafik aus den Beständen der Kunstsammlungen zu Weimar und der Deutschen Bank by Michael Siebenbrodt( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Weber : Zauberteppich : [Ausstellung, Kunstsammlungen zu Weimar/Bauhaus-Museum, 16. November 2002-9. Februar 2003 by Vincent Weber( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johannes Driesch : vom Bauhaus nach Arkadien by Johannes Driesch( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magda Langenstrass-Uhlig : von der Grossherzoglichen Kunstschule in Weimar zum Bauhaus by Magda Langenstrass-Uhlig( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bauhaus-Museum by Bauhaus-Museum (Kunstsammlungen zu Weimar)( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in German and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Peter Röhl in Weimar 1912-1926 by Karl Peter Röhl( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in German and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eberhard Schrammen Bauhäusler - Maler - Formgestalter - Fotograf ; [(Ausstellung Stiftung Weimarer Klassik und Kunstsammmlungen/Bauhaus-Museum 25. Oktober 2003-15. Februar 2004)] by Eberhard Schrammen( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammlungen Bauhaus Dessau : [Katalog der Sammlungen] by Michael Siebenbrodt( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bauhaus Weimar : designs for the future
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BauhausBauhaus Weimar : designs for the futureBauhaus twenty-21 : an ongoing legacyBauhaus, 1911-1933 : Weimar-Dessau-Berlin
Alternative Names
Michael Siebenbrodt deutscher Architekt, Architekturhistoriker und Museumsleiter

Languages
German (73)

English (48)

French (9)

Italian (6)