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Study of significant structures of recognized Maya websites. Illustrations performed by way of an artist depicting the structures of the traditional temples and spiritual compounds.

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Die heutige technische Produktion ist dadurch gross geworden, dass sie es gelernt hat zu rechnen, und zwar selbst mit den Faktoren, die der Vernunft kaum zugänglich erschienen. Unsere baulichen Aufgaben sind heute Rechenexempel -wo das Rechnen aufhört, beginnt der Dilettantismus. Warum sollte es im Stadtbau anders sein? Schon heute mehren sich die Zeichen dafür, dass das grosse Gebiet des Stadtbaues, das sich bisher hinter den romantischen oder klassizistischen Kulissen der Stadtbaukunst verbarg, den Weg zur Wirklichkeit findet.

MOSKAU 1930 BIS 1937 8 9 ln Schmidts Architekturentwürfen findet der sozialistische Realismus jedoch in dieser Zeit noch keinen Niederschlag, dies geschieht bemerkenswerter Weise erst einige Jahre nach seiner Rückkehr in die Schweiz. Im Bereich des Städtebaus hat sich die neue Doktrin des sozialistischen Realismus für Hans Schmidt in besonderer Weise ausgewirkt. Diegrossen Differenzen zwischen den westlichen Planern und den sowjetischen Architekten zeigen sich vor allem beim Wettbewerb von 1932 für Gross-Moskau, wobei sie vorerst in unterschiedlichen Theorien und Stadtsystemen zum Ausdruck kommen.

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