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    Designer is clothing that present the recognition of a fashion designer. The founder of the company does not always create designer clothing. For example, the actual designer of Chanel is not it is original founder and designer, Gabrielle Chanel, but German designer. The quality of the clothing and degree of its resemblance, designer's work vary some terms may limit the number of garment styles that may be produced, allowing the designer to veto any designs he or she finds unappealing. Examples include: Dior, Chanel, Gucci, and Saint Lauran. Ever wonders why they cost so expensive? In 13 years, the price of a Hermes Kelly bag has jumped from $4,800 to $7,600. And in ten years, Chanel and Dior have risen in price from $485 to $755 and more. And while many people in the industry blame the growing costs of raw materials, like crocodile skin. Others say designers are raising prices purely 'to increase their appeal’, people are mentally spending their money on useful clothes. Designer clothing are not worth the cost, I am definitely against it because some other brands are much more comfortable than the designer brands ,designer clothing are not necessarily of better quality than the non-designer clothing . People are suffering for money while others spend 500 dollars or more on fashion Designers clothing. You will have to wash it in a unique washer and place it properly on the Wardrobe, this is pathetic. (Anna rice, 2008). Other normal brands like H&M and Zara etc. are…

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    The Bauhaus School

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    architect Walter Gropius in 1919 with a modern agenda that included the unification of the arts and the elimination of the distinction between artist and craftsperson. In an essay on the Bauhaus written in 1923, Gropius acknowledged the sources that shaped the foundation of the Bauhaus school, sources which included William Morris and John Ruskin in England, Henry Van der Velde in Belgium, as well as Peter Behrens and the Deutsche Werkbund in Germany. (Whitford: 12-14) This range of influences…

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    overshadowed by the male counterpart. Marianne Brandt was one of the Bauhaus’s most ingenious female students who made incredible contributions and progress for women whilst studying there. World War 1 saw new representations and equality of women which introduced the concept of the ‘New Woman’ and 1919 brought equality and suffrage to women. From 1911 to 1917 Brandt studied painting at the Royal Saxon Academy for the Fine Arts before attending a bauhaus exhibition and consequently burnt all of…

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    including support from well know public figures. The support becomes crucial when the following year government financial support is cut in half. To raise money for the school Gropius creates a fundraising committee necessary to keep the school open. Unfortunately Bauhaus closes its doors in Weimar and moves to Dessau. In Dessau the school receives funding from the town council. Gropius changes his focus to producing housing from the ground up. Starting with the structure itself to…

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    Anni Albers Essay

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    Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution). Her designs, and unique weaving proved Albers’s ability and domination over her craft. In 1925 when the Bauhaus moved to Dessau in 1926, the school promoted production over craft, and Albers continued to prove her skill with combining properties of light reflection, sound absorption, durability and minimizing wrinkling and warping tendencies. She had several of her designs published (fig.1) and received contracts for wall hangings. In 1930 she…

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    Nazis party planted its roots in Weimar, and this produced substantial tension between the Bauhaus and the Nazis. Gropius and his Bauhaus were producing independent men. Men who found self-worth and ownership of their intellect. For the Nazis, this became a direct threat to their ideals and plans. Money the government was supposed to be giving to the Bauhaus was slowly coming to a halt, and Gropius knew it was only a matter of time before they would completely close the institution. Instead,…

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    Moses Mendelssohn In this essay I will go into depth about Moses Mendelssohn’s life, beliefs, contributions and wether his contributions were positive or negative. To begin my essay I will start with his life and summarise his achievements and significant events that happen throughout his life journey. Born on the 6th of September 1729 and died on the 4th of January 1786. He was a German philosopher, bible translator and commentator who immensely contributed to the integration of Jews into…

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    Cuban-American Biography

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    In 1774, Johann Bernhard Basedow, a Prussian, combined physical exercise with other forms of teaching at his school in Dessau. This began the modernization of the sport into the forefront of Germanic countries. Later in the 1700s Friedrich Ludwig Jahn developed the side bar, the horizontal bar, the parallel bars, the balance beam, and jumping events. Because of this he is considered the father of gymnastics. Today gymnastics is played all around the world. Gymnastics is a prominent fixture in…

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    The Bauhaus was an art school in Germany Dessau, it was built with the idea of generating an overall work of art in which all arts, cultures, and architecture be unified and modernized. The Bauhaus style is considered one of the most influential masterpieces in the modern design. The school was developed in the 1900's under the hands of three different architects. The founder and the creator of the Bauhaus was Walter Gropius from 1919 to 1928, Hannes Meyer took the lead after Walter from 1928…

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    1713, while Prussia was still involved with the War of Spanish Succession, which lasted until 1714. He was still allied with Austria during that war. The next Prussian king was Frederick William I, Frederick I’s son. He was a Protestant. Although he grew up in a very lavish court, he never found the lifestyle appealing. He lived a life that was characterized by self-denial rather than wealth. He became king after his father died in 1713, and before that in 1706 he married Sophia Dorothea.…

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