Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

December 1, 2020
Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

Fiona MacCarthy challenges the image of Walter Gropius as adoctrinaire architectural rationalist, bringing out the vision andcourage that carried him through a politically hostile age.Approaching the Bauhaus founder from all angles, she offers apoignant personal story, one that reexamines the urges that droveEuro-American modernism as a whole.