Walter Gropius was the founder of one of the most revolutionary art houses in history, Bauhaus. The story of Gropius’s life, influence and triumphs are told in vivid detail by one of the world’s most renown biographers, Fiona MacCarthy. Bauhaus combined fine arts with craft and was beloved for the unique way it approached design in both their publications and teachings. The world we live in today, and the art around us, is still influenced by Gropius and his immense work with Bauhaus. This book will take readers back to where it all began.