Exhibitions – Retrospective

City Inc.

Bata Cities – Corporate Towns

Thursday, 23rd June to Wednesday, 31st August 2011
Opening on Wednesday, 22nd June 2011 at 6 pm

In a special exhibition the Bauhaus Kolleg XII presents the outcome of one year of research.

Leo Grewenig: Pictures


Friday, 13th May to Sunday, 24th July 2011, Kandinsky/Klee Masters' house
Opening on Thursday, 12th May 2011

The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation presents the largely unknown work of the painter and Bauhaus student Leo Grewenig, providing insights into a thoroughly diverse oeuvre that alternates between impressionist paintings, abstract art and geometric-biomorphic compositions.

A lasting Impression: Wilhelm Wagenfeld

Exhibition marking the 111th birthday of Wilhelm Wagenfeld

Friday, 24rd June to Sunday, 30rd October 2011
Opening on Thursday, 23rd June 2011, 7 p.m.

The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation presents the life and work of Wilhelm Wagenfeld in an exhibition by the Wilhelm Wagenfeld Foundation, Bremen.

Kibbutz and Bauhaus


Friday, 25th November 2011 to Monday, 28th May 2012
Opening on Thursday, 24th November 2011 at 7 pm

The winter exhibition at the Bauhaus Dessau is dedicated to the work of former Bauhaus students at cooperative housing estate in Israel – the kibbutz.

Kurt Kranz: Programming of beauty

Exhibition marking the 100th birthday of Kurt Kranz

19th November 2010 to 29th May 2011
Opening on 18th November 2010 at 7 pm

The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation presents the fascinating world of the artist, graphic designer, experimental filmmaker and Bauhaus student Kurt Kranz in a comprehensive exhibition.

Bauhaus Taste – Bauhaus Kitchens

Exhibition in Japan

18th September to 12th December 2010
In the Shiodome Museum Tokyo, Japan, the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation shows how the kitchen became a rationalised workplace.

Bauhaus Dessau – Workshop of Modernism

Permanent Exhibition in the Bauhaus Building

Daily from 10 am to 6 pm

The permanent exhibition at Bauhaus Dessau presents 200 original objects and drafts from the historical Bauhaus together with multimedia installations. The exhibition focuses chiefly on the Dessau period of the Bauhaus, from 1925 to 1932.

Bauhaus Dessau – Werkstatt der Moderne

Dauerausstellung im Bauhausgebäude


Täglich von 10 bis 17 Uhr

Die Ausstellung im Bauhaus verbindet etwa 200 ausgewählte Originalobjekte und -entwürfe mit multimedialen Inhalten und Modellen. Mit ihnen zeichnet sie ein differenziertes Bild des historischen Bauhauses in seiner faszinierenden Vielschichtigkeit.

International Building Exhibition (IBA) Urban Redevelopment 2010

8.4. to 16.10.2010, Bauhaus Building

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Bauhaus City


5.12.2009 to 7.3.2010, Bauhaus Building

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Heimatcontainer. German prefabricated houses in Israel

5.12.2009 to 7.3.2010, Schlemmer Master’s House

Bauhaus 1919–1933: Workshops for Modernity

exhibition in the MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, New York

08.11. 2009 – 25.01.2010

Bauhaus in action

Film exhibition and reconstruction of “Raum der Gegenwart”

09.06. – 15.11.2009 (“Raum der Gegenwart” until 24.10.2009)
rescheduled opening: 08.06.2009, 7 pm

Back in America. Lyonel Feininger. 1937 – 1956

Large special exhibition by the Stiftung Moritzburg in Halle (Saale)

17.05.2009 – 23.08.2009
Opening: 16.05.2009, 5 pm

Filmausstellung „Bauhaus in Aktion“ und Rekonstruktion "Raum der Gegenwart"

Ausstellungsebene und Bauhausbühne im Bauhausgebäude

09.06.–15.11.2009 ("Raum der Gegenwart" bis 24.09.2009)

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Bauhaus Dessau – Workshop of Modernism

Permanent Exhibition

Opened daily 10 am to 6 pm
Situated on the basement floor of the glass-fronted workshop wing, the exhibition gives an overview of the history of the famous school.

Lifelines of the Bauhaus Building

Exhibition about renovation basement of the Bauhaus Building

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Eugen Batz. Student in Paul Klee’s Master Class and Photographs 1928–1978

Exhibition in the Kandinsky/Klee Masters’ House and Schlemmer Masters’ House

4.7.2008 – 24.8.2008
opening: 3.7.2008

BAUHAUS Experience Dessau

Exhibition in Japan

26.4. – 20.7.2008: Tokyo University of the Arts, The University Art Museum, Tokio
29.7. – 07.9.2008: Hamamatsu Municipal Museum of Art, Shizuoka
13. 9. – 19.10.2008: Niitsu Art Forum, Niigata
25.1. – 29.3.2009: Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Utsunomiya-shi, Tochigi

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Rudolf Ortner – Bauhaus student, architect and painter

Exhibition in the Schlemmer Master's House

25.4. – 15.6.2008