Tag Archives: kunst

How to measure freelance success

Unsurprisingly, financial security makes one able to consider artistic desires more fully, without worrying about food on the table. While the grand plans are still there, for now many of us would settle for being able to pay the rent.

Eleanor Turney: What does freelance success look like? in: guardian.co.uk, 2013-05-08.

Weibliche Meisterschaft am “Bauhaus”

Even so, all three women ended up working in areas that the male-dominated design establishment did not deem to be as important as, say, architecture or industrial design, partly because they were seen as female preserves. Fewer books and exhibitions have since been devoted to them than to other disciplines. And even the most successful Bauhaus textile graduates, including Anni Albers, Gunta Stölzl and Koch-Otte, have featured less prominently in histories of the school than their male counterparts, who studied “weightier” subjects, have done.

Alice Rawsthorne: Female Pioneers of the Bauhaus, in: nytimes.com, 2013-03-22.

Illustrationen: Denni’s Pinterest-Website “Bauhaus”

Werbeanzeige des Bauhauses in der Weltbühne vom 28. April 1925.