Vienna Secession

The Vienna Secession (German: Wiener Secession) is an art movement, closely related to Art Nouveau, that was formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian painters, graphic artists, sculptors and architects. (Wikipedia).

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Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt The colony "offers a testimony to early modern architecture, urban planning and landscape design, all of which were influenced by the Arts and Crafts movement and the Vienna Secession." (Official description) + Joseph Maria Olbrich, who had designed the 1898 Secession Building in Vienna was appointed to the art colony by Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig. (Nomination file, p. 180-181)
Stoclet House "Stoclet House is one of the most accomplished and homogenous buildings of the Vienna Secession". (Official description)
Vienna "The Secession Building is an exhibition hall in Vienna, Austria. It was completed in 1898 by Joseph Maria Olbrich as an architectural manifesto for the Vienna Secession". (Wikipedia)


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