MoMA | Counter Space: the frankfurt kitchen

The New Dwelling sets for its occupants the task of rethinking everything afresh, organizing a new lifestyle, and of winning freedom from the irrelevant clutter of outmoded habits of thought and old-fashioned equipment.- Franz Schuster, Das neue Frankfurt (The New Frankfurt), 1927 The New Frankfurt, 1925-30 War and inflation precipitated a housing crisis in all major German cities, including Frankfurt, where the response was an ambitious program known as the New Frankfurt.