2/7 2019 14:00 - 16:00
The idea of Bauhaus was also introduced to the United States of America by Walter Gropius, Moholy-Nagy, Joseph Albers etc. who left Germany and went there. Some unknown important movies (color) which recorded the wartime design educational activity in the Chicago design school called American Bauhaus were discovered in recent years. Camouflage, color light modulator, art education for children, etc. are recorded by film. Through the films by L. Moholy-Nagy, you will explore the actual situation of the activity and find the activities of the exiled Hungarian artist in the United States.
Date : February 7, Thursday, 2019 14:00 ― 16:00
Venue : Embassy of Hungary in Tokyo 2-17-14, Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Organizer : Embassy of Hungary in Japan, JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging (Exploratory) 18K118475 Support : bauhaus 100 japan committee, The Moholy-Nagy Foundation
Lecturer : Thosnino Iguchi (Professor of Saitama University)