Bauhaus Dessau

European Heritage Day 2018

Sunday, 9 September 2018
10 am – 5 pm
Bauhaus Dessau

On the European Hertiage Day you will have free admission to all Bauhaus buildings in Dessau and our exhibitions.


Standards and Norms. in Heritage Conservation
11 am – 1 pm

Talk and guided tour with Monika Markgraf, research associate for building research and heritage conservation at the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation. Modern buildings are shaped by the norms and standards of the time in which they were built. These do not always comply with today’s ideas and standards and thus give rise to  conflicting priorities, for which special solutions have to found.


Drawing Made Simple
10 am – 5 pm

Using a range of drawing techniques visitors follow in the footsteps of the master draughtsman Carl Fieger. Work with artists to bring your own creations to life. No previous experience necessary.

Drawing Made Simple is part of the supporting programme for the exhibition Carl Fieger. From Bauhaus to Bauakademie.


Carl Fieger's Circular House
10 am – 5 pm

Carl Fieger made architectural history in 1924 with his design for a round house made from standardised components. It never was realized. Visitors to the exhibition Carl Fieger. From Bauhaus to Bauakademie will be able to see a full scale model of the building for the first time.