Bauhaus For Sale

Modernism101, rare design books from Shreveport, Louisiana (P.O. Box 53256, Shreveport, LA 71135), wants you to benefit from their Bauhausian acquisitions. The Fall 2012 Bauhaus catalog is available as a PDF (contact The catalog title, 7o Souvenirs from the Road to Utopia, says it all (and the catalog says it too):

The Road to Utopia is easy to find if you know how to read the signs. In the United States the road ran through Boston out to the colonial suburbs of Lincoln, then down to New Canaan and New York City. It dominated the Philadelphia skyline for years. The road detoured southward through Asheville and the Blue Ridge Mountains, and is still readily apparent radiating outward from Chicago.


For more Steven Heller, check out Design Literacy: Understanding Graphic Design—one of the many Heller titles available at