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​​​​​​​

Head of Communication and 
Press Officer

Dr. Helga Huskamp

Associate Public Relations and Press
Sonja Vogel

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

Bauhaus current


Bauhaus Lab 2018
Symposium and Exhibition

On 9 August 2018 the Bauhaus Lab 2018 closes with an international symposium and the opening of the exhibition "The Art of Joining. Designing the Universal Connector".


Carl Fieger.
From Bauhaus to Bauakademie

The exhibition focuses on the life and work of a radical architect, furniture designer and outstanding draughtsman. Opening: 21 March 2018!


New Yorker Lucy Raven wins art on the building competition

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


Bauhaus Residence Open Call 2018 decided.

Martyna Marciniak and Anael Berkovitz become Bauhaus Residence artists


smart materials satellites.
Material as Experiment

Exhibition project, Steel House, Dessau-Törten
13 July – 22 October 2017


Expansion of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Bauhaus

At its 41st session in Krakow, Poland the UNESCO World Heritage Committee resolved to extend the list of World Heritage Site of the Bauhaus to include the Houses with Balcony Access in Dessau (Saxony-Anhalt) and the ADGB Trade Union School in Bernau bei Berlin (Brandenburg) built under the guidance of the second Bauhaus director, Hannes Meyer.


Craft becomes Modern.
The Bauhaus in the Making

The annual exhibition at Bauhaus Dessau (13 April 2017–8 January 2018).


Magazine Bauhaus issue 8

Magazine Bauhaus 8 focus on “Movement” to be part of Modernism.


Open Call: Bauhaus Residency 2017

Jury announced two winners of the open call of the Residency 2017.


90 years Bauhaus Dessau and foundation ceremony of Bauhaus Museum Dessau

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

Bauhaus general


Bauhaus Building in Dessau

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


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.


Bauhaus Museum Dessau

Dessau builds in Modernism style.


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 100


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.