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daily
from 15 April 2021
until 6 March 2022

Intermezzo
Experimental Space: Grasping Infrastructure

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

// Exhibition
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 30 September 2021
until 26 June 2022

Gropius House || Fictional:
Alexis Lowry, Hannes Bajohr and Rita Evans

// Exhibition
Gropius House

// Exhibition
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 15 October 2021
until 6 March 2022

HfG Ulm:
Exhibition Fever

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Building

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Building

The exhibition highlights, for the first time, the interplay of design theory and exhibition practice. It presents past exhibitions by the school itself as well as commissioned exhibitions, which were conceived by the HfG Ulm between 1953 and 1968 and shown at home and abroad.

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daily
from 28 October 2021
until 6 March 2022

Intermezzo
Be Hosted: Ludwig Hilberseimer.
Infrastructures of the New City

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

Based on studies at the Dessau Bauhaus, Hilberseimer developed a kind of ecological urbanism that envisaged an interrelation of city and landscape: the New City. The exhibition will highlight different aspects presenting the first results of a Bauhaus Dessau Foundation research project at work on a critical edition of Ludwig Hilberseimer’s The New City.

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daily
from 4 December 2021
until 23 January 2022

Intermezzo
On Collecting: Christmas Ghosts by T. Lux Feininger
figurative and abstract

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, Black Box

A very special nativity scene by T. Lux Feininger will be exhibited for the first time together with Christmas graphics, postcards, photographs and abstract compositions by the Bauhaus student and a carving by his father Lyonel Feininger.

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daily
from 10 December 2021
until 22 February 2022

Bauhaus Lab 2021:
Vegetation under Power

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Building

// Exhibition
Bauhaus Building

The exhibition of the Bauhaus Lab 2021 connects a herbarium from 1930, which can now be found in the Kreismuseum Bitterfeld, with public debates on forest dieback, nature conservation, air pollution and growing environmental awareness. It makes it possible to experience the relationship between ecology and economy, which was already a topic of discussion and debate at the historic Bauhaus in the industrial region of central Germany.

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Expired events

14
December
2021

Open Workshop at the Bauhaus Museum Dessau
For everybody from 14 to 114

// 35-mm film workshop
Bauhaus Museum Dessau, 4 – 6 pm
Free admission >> registration required

In the film workshop with Jos Diegel, participants will produce their own experimental films – without the use of camera or sound technology, only 35mm film strips processed by hand. Film strips are painted, engraved, pasted, edited and remounted with pens, brushes, paints, spatulas, scissors, adhesive pictures, Letraset and film cutting equipment.

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15
December
2021

Open Workshop at the Bauhaus Building
For everybody from 8 to 14 years

// 35-mm film workshop
Bauhaus Building, 4 – 6 pm
Free admission >> registration required

In the film workshop with Jos Diegel, participants will produce their own experimental films – without the use of camera or sound technology, only 35mm film strips processed by hand. Film strips are painted, engraved, pasted, edited and remounted with pens, brushes, paints, spatulas, scissors, adhesive pictures, Letraset and film cutting equipment.

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