Design and Form: The Basic Course at the Bauhaus and Later
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Design and Form: The Basic Course at the Bauhaus and Later

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Paperback, 136 pages
Published December 15th 1975 by John Wiley & Sons (first published January 1st 1975)
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Kerfe
I became interested in reading Itten's books after seeing the Bauhaus exhibit at MOMA. His students' work impressed me.

And the explanation of his teaching methods did too--you have to like someone who states, "Respect for human beings is the beginning and end of all education."

He wants his students to see contrasts, texture, rhythm and form, and the exercises he creates for them emphasize this. Perhaps the fact that there is a separate book for color made the black-and-whiteness of the work show...more
Yasser Azmy
اعتقد انه كتاب جيد في عدم وجود الانترنت .
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a Swiss expressionist painter, designer, teacher, writer and theorist associated with the Bauhaus (Staatliche Bauhaus) school. Together with German-American painter Lyonel Feininger and German sculptor Gerhard Marcks, under the direction of German architect Walter Gropius, Itten was part of the core of the Weimar Bauhaus.
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