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Wolf Tegethoff: Tubular Steel Furniture – A Global Success Story (DE)

On 21/02/2019

Entrepreneur and designer Anton Lorenz played a significant role in the breakthrough of modern tubular steel furniture in the 1920s and 1930s. Thanks to him, famous furniture designs by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Marcel Breuer, or Le Corbusier became successful mass-produced articles. Wolf Tegethoff, former director of the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, talks about Lorenz and another key figure of the era: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, the last director of the Bauhaus. An exciting glimpse behind the scenes of the avantgarde to mark the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus.

Free admission
OPENING TALK | 6:30 pm, Vitra Schaudepot
On 21/02/2019
Charles-Eames-Straße 2
Weil am Rhein
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