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daily
from 3 December 2020
until 18 August 2021

Exhibition Bauhaus Lab 2020:
A concrete for the „other half“

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Bauhaus Building

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Bauhaus Building

The starting point for the Bauhaus Lab 2020 is a block of sul­fur concrete that was used in experimental low­cost housing in 1972. The block is part of the archive of the Minimum Cost Housing Group at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Mon­ treal. Rallying around the ques­tion “How the other half builds,” the group began to investigate living and building in developing countries at McGill University in Montreal in the 1970s.

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daily
from 6 May 2021
until 3 October 2021

Intermezzo
Be Hosted: Climate Heritage. Cautionary tales from UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

For this intermezzo, El Hadi Jazairy and Rania Ghosn of Design Earth showcase 10 iconic UNESCO world tourism sites as figures of the climate crisis, including the Statue of Liberty (USA), Venice and its lagoon (Italy) and the Galápagos Islands (Ecuador).

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daily
from 15 April 2021
until 3 October 2021

Intermezzo
Experimental Space: Grasping Infrastructure

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

Visitors are invited to search for select items in our collections. Through playful exploration they discover facts related to the provenance, materiality, collector’s value, restoration and popularity of an object and thus learn about its history.

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daily
from 29 April 2021
until 14 November 2021

Gropius House || Fictional:
Sofia Dona, Mara Genschel and Andrea Acosta

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Gropius House

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Gropius House

In 2021 artists are yet again moving into the Masters’ Houses in Dessau to live and work for three months like the Bauhaus Masters before them. Exhibitions in the Gropius House will deal with the annual theme of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation infrastructure in unique ways.

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daily
from 24 June 2021
until 3 October 2021

Intermezzo
On Collecting: Otti Berger. Fabric in Space

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box
+ Bauhaus Building, textile workshop

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box
+ Bauhaus Building, textile workshop

Looking at four newly acquired fabrics by the Bauhaus artist, this intermezzo traces the product’s infrastructure from its initial design to the final industrially manufactured textile. Simultaneous with the exhibitions, Judith Raum will create an installation in the rooms of the historic textile workshop in the Bauhaus Building.

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daily
from 30 June 2021
until 4 July 2021

1. Lockdown:
A Digital Living Room Play

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Open Stage

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Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Open Stage

Vacillating between performance, computer game and theatrical installation, the performance group machina eX is presenting its award-winning game theatre project 15.000 Gray in a special adaptation for the Bauhaus Museum Dessau.

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