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The designers in the GDR were confronted with compulsions like the AIF and a stringency of materials.
They followed a remark of Horst Michel who believed that only these can create a current utensil who comes along freely from old, lower middle-class way of life and who lives in a contemporary way.
If the energy belongs to it to raise the courage and the time to go on working so long to a good draught has originated.
Not to arise to the compulsions and find the courage to handle with material shortage inventively, creatively and like to experiment, a timeless design which shows this book was created.


Blocherer Schule

Blocherer Schule
München, Germany

Amir Sufi



Klosterlechfeld, Germany

Kristin Lewitzka