“Hans Poelzig. Projects for Berlin” at Tchoban Foundation

With this exhibition of drawings by Hans Poelzig, the Museum for Architectural Drawing in cooperation with the Architecture Museum of the Technical University Berlin present the work of an architect who, with Walter Gropius, Bruno Taut, Mies van der Rohe and Peter Behrens, was undoubtedly one of the most important German architects of the first half of the 20th century.

 

Grosses Schauspielhaus, an amazing Expressionist theatre by Hans Poelzig

Grosses Schauspielhaus, an amazing Expressionist theatre by Hans Poelzig

 

His oeuvre was diverse as his personality was colourful: in parallel with his architecture, he painted and created stage designs and film sets. He was director of the School of Art and Design in Breslau and later taught at the Technical High School of Charlottenburg, Berlin. (more…)