Architects and the Architectural Movements of the Twentieth Century

Architecture

Residential course

Mike Hope

4 December 2020 to 6 December 2020

From £226

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Description

From the disparate forms presented by the last vestiges of Beaux Arts and Art Nouveau, there soon developed Modern Architecture. This term covers so many forms such as the International Style, De Stijl, the Bauhaus, Expressionist Architecture, Constructivist Architecture, Art Deco, Totalitarian Architecture, Brutalism, Post-Modernism and the strangely named Blobitecture. In introducing these various movements you will in turn be introduced to leading exponents of these areas including Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, Walter Gropius, Mies van der Rohe, Richard Neutra, Philip Johnson, Richard Rogers, Eliel Saarinen, Alvar Alto, Norman Foster, I M Pei, Santiago Calatrava, David Chipperfield, Zaha Hadid.

Residential Fees From: £338.   Non Residential: £226

Tutor information

Mike Hope author, lecturer, curator and designer spent over twenty-five years lecturing and holding senior management posts in four Universities (Staffordshire, Portsmouth, Nottingham Trent and Plymouth) and has spent nearly thirty years delivering Summer School Programmes. He has lectured around the world and was a founder board member of The European Academy of Design. Alongside an extensive publication list, he has researched, designed and curated many exhibitions. He is a lecturer for Travel Editions Art & History Abroad programme. He is also currently a member of the Exeter Diocesan Advisory Board and advisor on stained glass to the Diocese of Exeter.
His latest book, ‘Art Deco Architecture: The Interwar Period’, is due for publication in early July 2019

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.