X: World Art Nouveau Day

Happy World Art Nouveau Day!

THIS apartment building in Vienna was designed by Otto Wagner at the turn of the 20th century in the Art Nouveau style. In Vienna, this style was referred to as the Secession.

Happy World Art Nouveau Day! Note Card

ITS facade is entirely covered with majolica, or glazed earthenware tiles in the colorful floral designs which characterized the early Vienna Secession. The Art Nouveau floral design of its facade was made by Wagner’s student Alois Ludwig. 

Otto Wagner, Linke Wienzeile 40 Ceramic Ornament
X.ITINERARIES: Otto Wagner, Linke Wienzeile 40  Ceramic Ball Christmas Ornament

One thought on “X: World Art Nouveau Day

  1. Pingback: VIENNA: World Art Nouveau Day | C I T I N E R A R I E S

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.