Keywords: Genesis of 20th Century

Guiding questions:

  • What does design thinking mean when applied to “Modern” Art and the Avant GArde?
  • What does it mean when design leads vs. follows other cultural trends?
  • How does Zeitgeist influence, or is effected by, design thinking?


Walter Crane, Design History

Walter Crane, Design History

Frank Lloyd Wright

Falling Water

Falling Water

Prairie School

House Beautiful

House Beautiful

House Beautiful

Glasgow School of Art

the Four


Jessie Marion King

Talwin Morris

Blackie and Sons

Vienna Secession—Sezesionstil

Koloman Moser

Ver Sacrum

Koloman Moser

New Objectivity

Peter Behrens, poster AEG electrical

London Underground

Edward Johnston, London Underground

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