Das Ende einer Wahlverwandtschaft. Der Erste Weltkrieg als Zäsur in den Beziehungen zwischen Deutschland und den Nordischen Ländern.
Paper i proceeding, 2014
From the mid-19th century on mutually close cultural relations, also described as "elective affinity", grow between Germany and the Nordic countries; they are severely disrupted by World War One.
In this article the continuities and discontinuities in these cultural relations are traced – on the basis of the historical turning point of World War I –, in order to understand the different developments in the fields of architecture, urban planning as well as arts and crafts.
World War 1
History of architecture