Bauhaus Dessau Foundation – Conserving the legacy, designing the future

Bauhaus Dessau Foundation was established in 1994 and is dedicated to the preservation of a rich legacy and simultaneously makes contributions to shaping the environment of modern life. The foundation is supposed to collect things, which document and explore ideas of the historical Bauhaus, to provide the workshop's planning and to develop the academy as an institution of teaching. Conferences and seminars as well as exchange with international students and experts of different fields are completing the profile.

Thus, Bauhaus Dessau Foundation has become an important institution for scientific research of Bauhaus history and for present day's design discourse. Bauhaus Dessau once again has great impetus on architecture, design and fine arts.


Funding secured for the new building On November 13th, 2014, the German … mehr ...

History of the Foundation

In charge of legacy and present-day


The Bauhaus building is headquarter of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation. It still … mehr ...


The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation is a centre of research, teaching and experimental … mehr ...

Partner, Sponsors and Friends

The foundation's supporter

The task of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation is solved with the generous support … mehr ...