SATURDAY - Join us as guest panelists Barry Bergdoll (Columbia & MoMA); Robin Schuldenfrei (The Courtauld Institute of Art); and Wolf Tegethoff (Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte) link new research on the McCormick House to the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus and the dream of prefab in the U.S. .
Image: 1955 ad placed by the co-developer and sales agent Robert Hall McCormick highlighting the possibility of prefab housing designed from the prototype built for his family in Elmhurst.
Saturday, Oct. 27
Panel: The McCormick House and the Bauhaus Dream of Prefab Homes
Free with admission or current membership
This program is part of the Year of German-American Friendship initiated by the German Federal Foreign Office and the Goethe-Institut, and supported by the Federation of German Industries (BDI).