The architectural language of the master is captured in its essence, no more no less. The tugendhat house in brno czech republic was planned and built by mies van. Reopening a mies modernist landmark the new york times. Villa tugendhat is a historian building in brno, czech republic for fritz tugendhat and his wife greta. Book launch a new book about the villa tugendhat vila. Save this book in your reading list divisare books. Bruno paul was an architect, illustrator and furniture designer. Building on the book published by daniela hammertugendhat and wolf tegethoff. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
The tugendhat house in brno czech republic was named by unesco in 2001 as one of the most important buildings of modern architecture and as a world heritage site. He was an apprentice in the offices of peter behrens between 1908 and 1911. I personally dont consider the tugendhat house more important than other works i designed considerably earlier. The tugendhat house inbunden, 2014, inbunden compare. Mies made lots of inspiring and challenging new beginning in his career. The tugendhat house was first published in december 2012 in czech as the first publication of a book series by the villa tugendhat. Architecture is the will of the epoch translated into space. Masters of world architecture series by drexler, arthur. Tugendhat house, brno, czech republic, ground floor plan. The furniture was primarily from tubular and strip steel as well as from noble woods rosewood, zebra wood and macassar ebony. Few monuments of modern architecture can be as much sure of their fate as the villa in brno. At that time modern buildings were still austerely functional. What makes this monograph particularly fascinating is the fact that it presents previously unpublished photographs belonging to the tugendhat.
It was part of a group of furniture that mies designed for this home. Since its seizure in world war ii, the house has endured a long period of decline and relative obscurity, a former shade of itself. In constructing this building, for the first time in the history of modern architecture, mies. The tugendhat house by hammertugendhat, daniela, tegethoff, wolf isbn. Find the cheapest prices on this the tugendhat house inbunden, 2014, inbunden on pricerunner.
Mar 17, 2016 mies started to his career in berlin by working with bruno paul. The tugendhat house inbunden, 2014, inbunden find the lowest prices at pricerunner compare prices from 3 stores dont overpay save today. Villa tugendhat is an architecturally significant building in brno, czech republic. On monday, 24 march 2014, a new book by daniela hammer tugendhat, ivo hammer, wolf tegethoff was launched at the villa tugendhat. In 2001, unesco added the house to the list of world cultural heritage sites.1254 1340 645 559 1478 703 309 849 798 1132 1171 765 966 1129 935 1568 720 7 501 1495 338 120 1456 142 436 1004 196 721 151 1412 1111 1299 1279 175 1188 1401 607 694 225