Art & Archives

Perspectives on art and art history, from classical art to contemporary architecture.

Developing an “Inner Feeling” for Materials with Paper Modeling at the Bauhaus
Diagram of the Bauhaus curriculum (adapted, right), 1922, Walter Gropius. Lithograph. 20.2 x 29.3 cm. From Walter Gropius, Satzungen Staatliches Bauhaus in Weimar (Statutes of the State Bauhaus in Weimar), July 1922. Bauhaus Typography Collection, 1919–1937. The Getty Research Institute, 850513. © 2019 Artists Rights Society (ARS) / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn]

Developing an “Inner Feeling” for Materials with Paper Modeling at the Bauhaus

Paper as creative material at the Bauhaus.

PODCAST: The Villa dei Papiri on Display in Malibu
Drunken Satyr, 1st century BC–1st century AD, Roman. Bronze, 53 15/16 in. high. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Reproduced by agreement with the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities and Tourism. National Archaeological Museum of Naples - Restoration Office.

PODCAST: The Villa dei Papiri on Display in Malibu

From carbonized papyri to a drunken satyr, understanding the life and art of a Roman villa.