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.