Modernism

Showing results 1-17 of 17

The artist’s exhibition at Mies van der Rohe’s Haus Esters in Krefeld explores architecture’s aim for social reform

BY Moritz Scheper | 27 MAY 20

The plan to codify a ‘classical architectural style’ for US federal buildings has become the latest front in the American culture wars

BY Will Wiles | 17 FEB 20

Shannon Bool’s show at Kunstverein Braunschweig calls attention to the exoticising and objectifying vision of Le Corbusier

BY Carina Bukuts | 12 NOV 19
Culture Digest

A new book charts Theosophy’s influence on Western modernism

BY Figgy Guyver | 12 SEP 19

Once eclipsed by the men in her life, the architect’s supreme originality and energy are slowly being recognized

BY Marina Warner | 14 JAN 19

The avian playground was a manifesto for a modernism that could employ gymnastic engineering to theatrical effect – what happens with its inhabitants long gone?

BY Douglas Murphy | 11 JAN 19

Born in Kandy, Minnette de Silva was the first Asian female architect to be registered with RIBA

BY Amy Sherlock | 11 SEP 18

How the radical practices of female artists drove the Modernist movement in Brazil

BY Claudia Calirman | 23 AUG 18

Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO bring Stockhausen’s Gruppen für drei Orchester to the Tate’s cavernous space, 50 years after its London debut

BY Hettie Judah | 02 JUL 18

A show of South Asian art and its links to the UK at the Whitworth reminds us of a brief but important moment of British camaraderie

BY Diva Gujral | 09 APR 18

As London's Architectural Association celebrates 100 years of female students, rediscovering the city designed by women

BY Claire Jamieson | 27 NOV 17

Madan Mahatta’s historic photographs of New Delhi record a time when India was embracing modernist architecture

BY Skye Arundhati Thomas | 27 APR 17

Eileen Gray's restored modernist masterpiece, E.1027, has finally opened to the public

BY Olivia Laing | 10 OCT 15

From American Modernism to museum archives and the legacy of her artistic family, R.H. Quaytman telescopes time and place

BY Steven Stern | 01 JUN 10

The resurgence of interest in Italian Modernists demonstrates the European avant-garde’s influence on a new generation of artists

BY Luca Cerizza | 01 MAR 10

Delicacy, vitrines and Modernism; scaffolding, relics and arcades

BY Quinn Latimer | 01 SEP 09

Marko Lulic

BY Jan Verwoert | 06 MAY 03