Press Area

Welcome to the Press area of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation. If you should not find what you are looking for, please get in touch with us.

You can reach us here:
phone +49-(0)340-6508-225

Interim Head of Communication
Burghard Duhm

Anke Oßwald
phone +49-(0)340-6508-225

Associate Public Relations and Press
Sonja Vogel
phone +49-(0)340-6508-234

Bauhaus centenary 2019 / Bauhaus Museum Dessau
Ute König
phone +49-(0)340-6508-238

Bauhaus general


Bauhaus Building in Dessau

The Icon of Modernism was built in 1925/26 by Walter Gropius.


Versuchsstätte Bauhaus. The Collection.

The exhibition and its narrative. 2019

With the opening of the Bauhaus Museum Dessau, it will be possible to highlight the quality and diversity of the collection of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, which comprises around 49,000 exhibits, for the first time, and to use the collected works to tell the story of the Bauhaus Dessau as a school of design.


Bauhaus Museum Dessau

Dessau builds in Modernism style.


UNESCO World Heritage Bauhaus

The Bauhaus sites in Dessau and Weimar have been included to the UNESCO natural and cultural heritage sites in 1996.


Bauhaus Architecture in Dessau

The Masters' Houses, the Dessau-Törten Housing Estate, the Steel House and the historical Employment Office


Ensemble of the Masters' Houses

The living houses of the Bauhaus Masters in Dessau and the reopened houses by bfm Architects in 2014.


Tourism Imagery

Image selection for touristic publications.


Studio Building

Sleep Like a Bauhaus Student. The studio building of the Dessau Bauhaus offers you the opportunity to stay in rooms that were once lived in by Josef Albers, Alfred Arndt, or Franz Ehrlich – and the interior of Marianne Brandt's studio has been reconstructed as well.


Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

Claudia Perren, CEO and Director Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

Bauhaus Centenary


Festival School Fundamental
20–24 March 2019
Bauhaus Buiding


Bauhaus Dessau
Centenary Year 2019

Basic information about the programme of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation in the Centenary Year 2019.


Bauhaus Imaginista

International exhibition and research project on the global interconnections of the Bauhaus by the Bauhaus Cooperation, the Goethe-Institut and HKW Berlin.


The historical Bauhaus Dessau

Historical pictures Bilder for the Bauhaus Centenary 2019.

Bauhaus current


Festival School Fundamental
20–24 March 2019
Bauhaus Buiding


Out now!
Bauhaus magazine 10 – Standard

Type furniture, prefabricated living modules, the inventors of the DIN standard: Bauhaus 10 takes up the annual theme ‘Standard’ of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, highlighting historical and contemporary perspectives.


New Yorker Lucy Raven wins art on the building competition

The ground floor of the museum becomes the "Lichtspielhaus".


90 years Bauhaus Dessau and foundation ceremony of Bauhaus Museum Dessau

03/04 December 2016: Bauhaus Birthday and Bauhaus Museum Dessau foundation stone ceremony