4.2 Vienna Succession, Wiener Werkstätte & Loos

Watch: “Episode 3.” Vienna: Empire, Dynasty and Dream, directed by Rothschild P. Richard, and Dominic Ozanne. , produced by Richard Rothschild Pearson, et al. , BBC Worldwide, 2016. Alexander Street, https://video-alexanderstreet-com.ezpxy.fanshawec.ca/p/OgZr0ynWB.

Please Read

Chapter 10 – Vienna pp. 194 – 225

Masini, Lara Vinca. Art Nouveau. Promotional Reprint Co., 1995. https://archive.org/details/artnouveau0000masi_m6l8/page/n7/mode/2up

Brandstaätter, Christian. Vienna 1900: Art, Life & Culture. New York: Vendome Press, 2006. Internet resource. https://archive.org/details/vienna190000chri/mode/2up

          – Gustav Klimt pp. 93-109; Furniture pp.201-209; Adolf Loos pp.293-307


Werner Werstatte

Explore and Choose one or two to Read

LONG, CHRISTOPHER. “Wiener Wohnkultur: Interior Design in Vienna, 1910-1938.” Studies in the Decorative Arts, vol. 5, no. 1, 1997, pp. 29–51, http://www.jstor.org/stable/40662599.

Houze, Rebecca. “From Wiener Kunst Im Hause to the Wiener Werkstätte: Marketing Domesticity with Fashionable Interior Design.” Design Issues, vol. 18, no. 1, 2002, pp. 3–23, http://www.jstor.org/stable/1512026.

Dr. Laura Morowitz, “The Wiener Werkstätte,” in Smarthistory, April 17, 2022,  https://smarthistory.org/wiener-werkstaette/.

Explore: https://www.mak.at/womenartistsoftheww

Adolf Loos

King, Elise Wasser. “Harnessing Light: Illuminating Lighting in Adolf Loos’ Early Commercial Designs.” Journal of Design History, vol. 25, no. 2, 2012, pp. 145–54, http://www.jstor.org/stable/41687791.
Dora Kallmus, Emilie Floge and reform dress, 1909


Please Read

Polyzoidou, Stella. “Gustav Klimt and His Muse: Who Was Emilie Flöge?” TheCollector, 6 Oct. 2021, https://www.thecollector.com/gustav-klimt-muse-emilie-floge/.

Explore the online exhibition: Vienna: Art and Design – Klimt, Schiele, Hoffmann, Loos https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/vienna/index.html



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