on trend: bauhaus.
by victoria comment


blockshop textiles. / sfgirlbybay

sometimes i just start to notice images popping up on  in a series of familiar shapes and lately it’s this  vibe i’ve been seeing. i went to an excellent bauhaus exhibit at of artist moholy-nagy and it reminded me how experimental the artists from this art movement were, and how much i love it. and then i began seeing its influences all over the place. from textiles designs by , to to wrapping paper from , and , too. i think  might be back on trend — although its certainly a classic, and for me it never went out of fashion. it’s definitely a favorite of mine.

bauhaus prints. / sfgirlbybaybauhaus inspired tile work. / sfgirlbybaybauhaus prints. / sfgirlbybay bowie in bauhaus inspired costume. / sfgirlbybaybauhaus inspired textiles. / sfgirlbybaybauhaus inspired art print. / sfgirlbybayblack and white bauhaus style inspiration. / sfgirlbybayblockshop textile scarf. / sfgirlbybayblack and white bauhaus inspired prints. / sfgirlbybayblockshop textiles showroom. / sfgirlbybay

•image credits in order of appearance: ; ; artist ; by the dharma door from accompany; ; Josef Muller-Brockmann’s ; block shop textiles’ ; , 1973, by Kansai Yamamoto; uh huh by ; block shop textiles’ ; quarter circle tiles by ; 8 by ; hable construction’s from revitaliste; le Corbusier by ; it’s a long story by artist ; new artwork from ; bauhaus theater study from ; watching eye print by artist ; ; Martin Munkacsi, Greta Garbo on vacation, 1932 via ; by block shop textiles; tiny’s matchbook cover via ; by block shop textiles; .




6 responses to “on trend: bauhaus.”

  1. love this pop-art-ey, sort of somber elegance. and p.s., re: the open shelving? hello, earthquake zone? why don’t you start a trend with glassed in cabinets? or call for ideas on eq-proof designs for open shelving?

    • earthquakes did occur to me. ;) but having seen firsthand the damage they do, it’s not going to matter a whole lot more if they’re INSIDE the cupboard. but i like the idea earthquake safe! when the last big one hit my friend’s fridge flew away from the wall into the center of the kitchen and its contents went EVERYWHERE. what a mess.

  2. I am so excited to be visiting Germany in July and visiting Bauhaus Dessau – we are staying overnight in their residence and touring the museum as well as the master houses where Paul Klee and Vassily Kandinsky and Walter Gropius resided and Mies Van der Rohe (amongst others) designed!

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