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Walter Gropius




 

Walter Gropius

born May 18, 1883, Berlin, Ger.
died July 5, 1969, Boston, Mass.,U.S.


German architect and educator who, particularly as director of the Bauhaus (1919–28), exerted a major influence on the development of modern architecture. His works, many executed in collaboration with other architects, included the school building and faculty housing at the Bauhaus (1925–26), the Harvard University Graduate Center, and the United States Embassy in Athens.
 

 

 


Bauhaus, Dessau, Germany, 1919 to 1925




 


Bauhaus, Dessau, Germany,1919 to 1925




 


Bauhaus, Dessau, Germany, 1919 to 1925




 

Gropius House, Lincoln, MA, 1938



 

Gropius House, Lincoln,
MA, 1938



 

Gropius House, Lincoln,
MA, 1938



 

Fagus Works, Alfeld an der Leine, Germany



 

Harvard Graduate Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts



 

Harvard Graduate Center Cambridge, Massachusetts
 

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