KOOLHAAS, Rem

The Socialist City-Ernst May's Brigade

Series:
Date: Thursday 23 May 1974
Time: 18:00
Venue: Art Net
Running time: 21 mins

Part of a lecture of The Socialist City

Lecture on a group of architects working in the 1930’s on a new form of the city.
Based on Socialist ideas they begin to reformat the layout of a city based on an
Anti-Urbanism.

Members of the group;
Ernst May
Eugen Kaufmann
Wilhelm Derlam
Ferdinand Kramer
Walter Kratz
Walter Schwagenscheidt
Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky
Wilhelm Schütte
Anton Brenner
Alfréd Forbát
Hans Schmidt
Mart Stam
Hans Burkart
Max Frühauf
Wilhelm Hauss
Werner Hebebrand
Karl Lehmann
Hans Leistikow
Albert Löcher
Ulrich Wolf
Erich Mauthner
Hans Schmidt
Walter Schulz

More information can be found

El Lissitzky’s Russia: An Architecture for World Revolution.
Pgs. 188-203.



All lectures are open to members of the public, staff and students unless otherwise stated.


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