Katerina Rüedi Ray opens her book on the Bauhaus with four questions, which she repeats again in her conclusion. “How,” she asks, “do models of design education emerge in relation to social, economy, and cultural change,” “do economic and special structures, spatial and corporeal practices as well as systems of representation influence identity formation within architecture, design and art education,” “do models of architecture, design and art education change over time and within space,” and, finally, “can critical social theory inform architecture, design and art education?” None of the four relates specifically to the Bauhaus, although certainly the school can be used as a case study around which to develop answers to them. The...
Review: Bauhaus Dream-house: Modernity and Globalization by Katerina Rüedi Ray
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Kathleen James-Chakraborty; Review: Bauhaus Dream-house: Modernity and Globalization by Katerina Rüedi Ray. Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 1 September 2012; 71 (3): 422–423. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2012.71.3.422
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