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The ABC's of Triangle Square Circle

The Bauhaus and Design Theory

Ellen Lupton, J. Abbott Miller

     8.25 × 10.75 in (21.0 × 27.3 cm)
Paperback
64 pages
105 b/w illustrations
Publication date: 7/1/1991
Rights: North America only
ISBN: 9781878271426


The essays collected in The ABCs of Triangle Square Circle: The Bauhaus and Design Theory trace the origins and impact of the Bauhaus, addressing modernist design theory in relation to the 19th-century kindergarten movement, and Bauhaus graphic design in relation to the ideal of a universal "language" of vision. Additional essays address psychoanalysis, fractal geometry, and Weimar culture.

Published with the Herb Lubalin Center, The Cooper Union


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