Bauhaus Dessau

The Bauhaus has a special role to play in the history of 20th century culture, architecture, design, art and new media. As a School of Design, the Bauhaus revolutionised artistic and architectural thinking and production worldwide, and is considered a headstone of the Modern age, which may be visited in Dessau until nowadays.

  • The Bauhaus building and the Masterhouses are daily open from 10am to 5pm 

C U R R E N T   N E W S 

  • 21 May to 4 October 2015: Exhibition “the coop principle – Hannes Meyer and the Concept of Collective Design” in the Bauhaus building Dessau. More info
     
  • New Bauhaus Museum Dessau is planned for 2019: Open international competition in two phases. All information regarding the competition are provided from now on here: www.bauhausmuseum-dessau.de
     
  • +++ German Government supports a new Dessau Bauhaus Museum with the amount of 12.5 million Euros. +++ "We are delighted and happy with this decision. Now the financial framework is secured and it is time to work hard on the masterplan of the Bauhaus Museum 2019" said Dr. Claudia Perren. More info

Dr. Claudia Perren, Director and CEO of the Bauhaus Foundation Dessau, in an interview. In 2019, the Bauhaus school will be 100 years old. It was the most famous modernist school for art-design and architecture in Germany, and is recognized as part of world cultural heritage by UNESCO. Ahead of the celebrations, the building of new museum and work on new exhibitions has already begun, in Germany, and around the world. 


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Welcome to Bauhaus Dessau! The Bauhaus Buidling is daily open from 10am to … mehr ...

Accommodation inside the Studio Building

Sleeping like a Bauhausler

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The Studio Building was completed in 1926. It is also called "Prellerhaus", … mehr ...

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4 May to 9 August 2015 on the grounds of the Masters’ … mehr ...

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Cooperative societies, sharing communities, building groups – the collective is booming. The … mehr ...

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  May, 4th to August, 9th 2015 – Bauhaus Lab term The … mehr ...

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  DESIGNERS IN RESIDENCE from 3rd August to 31st October Participants will … mehr ...

MSc. Program "Coop Design Research"

MSc. Program "Coop Design Research"

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New registration period for the one-year Master Program 2015 "Coop Design Research" is … mehr ...

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The “Bauhäusler” which not only included instructors and students but also friends … mehr ...

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

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On September 4th 2014, his excellency Ambassador of Australia in Germany, Switzerland … mehr ...

Image: Sebastian Gündel, 2014, Bauhaus Foundation Dessau
Mr Danielzik hands plans of Walter Gropius over to the foundation Image: Sebastian Gündel, 2014, Bauhaus Foundation Dessau Mr Danielzik hands plans of Walter Gropius over to the foundation

Wolfgang Danielzik: Nephew of Walter Gropius, husband of Gerlinde Gropius-Danielzik Born 12.12.1941 in … mehr ...

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The first travel guide to all of the German Bauhaus sites – … mehr ...