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The art of housekeeping and budgeting in the 21st century

Bauhaus Face: Irmgard Sörensen-Popitz

Stories of Bauhaus children: Conrad Feininger on Lyonel and T. Lux Feininger

Bauhaus Face: Umbo

Apply now: Bauhaus Lab 2015 and IKEA Bauhaus Summer 2015

from 13/2/2015

Young people come to Bauhaus: Bauhaus Dessau Foundation again hosts two interesting educational programs in 2015. From 4th May to 9th August, Bauhaus Lab 2015 „Cracks in the Curtain Wall – Beyond an Architecture of Cleanliness“ is focussing on the new material culture of modern architecture, regarding one rather neglected aspect: cleaning. Young professionals in architecture, design, fine arts and curatorial practice may apply until 31st March. Current design ideas for living and working in the Masters’ Houses are sought at this year’s IKEA Bauhaus Summer „Newly Furnished“ (3rd August – 31st October). During a three-month designer residency and a three-week summer workshop, minimal interventions for Masters’ house Muche/Schlemmer will be developed.  Young teams of two to four graduates or young professionals from the fields of interior design, art, design and architecture are invited to apply until 12th April.

Bauhaus Face: Anni Albers

This Website

The Bauhaus - Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin, the Weimar Classic Foundation and the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation want to take a fresh look at the history and impact of the famous school with this website. Detailed historic knowledge in the atlas is coupled with current reports in the magazine. The calendar delivers a large amount of information for Bauhaus connoisseurs and enthusiasts.

The Sponsors

Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin
The Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung was founded in 1960 as a non-profit organisation and is dedicated to the history and the after-effects of the most significant art school of the 20th century. As both museum and research institute, its main tasks include the collection, presentation and research of the Bauhaus.
Bauhaus Dessau Foundation
In Dessau-Rosslau, the institution – which was established in 1994 by the federal government, state and city – is dedicated to the preservation of a rich legacy and simultaneously makes contributions to shaping the environment of modern life. With 26,000 objects, the foundation has the second-largest Bauhaus collection in the world.
Foundation of Weimar Classics
The Bauhaus Museum, an institution of the Weimar Classic Foundation, has been temporarily housed in the art museum on Theaterplatz since 1995. Its entrance incorporates the classicist Kulissenhaus (depot for the court theatre) by Clemens Wenzeslaus Coudray. With more than 300 exhibits, it provides an insight into the development of the State Bauhaus at its founding city of Weimar.