2019: 100 Years of Bauhaus

The centenary in 2019 will be celebrated in the finest Bauhaus tradition: experimental, diverse, transnational and radically modern. The centenary programme “100 years of bauhaus” provides the framework for all of this. Under the motto “Reinventing the world” the Bauhaus Association 2019 – which was co-founded by the Bauhaus-Archiv – and its numerous partners invite you to rediscover the historical legacy left behind by the Bauhaus as well as its significance for the present and future.

100 years of bauhaus – A critical discourse

The event takes a critical look at the Bauhaus and its ideas of artistic and social renewal and raises questions about its topicality and relevance today. It engages with the opportunities and aspirations of the Bauhaus centenary that seeks to provide new impetuses, forge identity and reinvigorate the Bauhaus brand. ...

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Opening Festival

16/1/2019 - 24/1/2019, Berlin

A one-week festival in Berlin headed by the Bauhaus-Archiv will kick off the centenary. The federal president of Germany will open the festival at 16 January 2019 with Prelude at Akademie der Künste in Berlin. This opening event will be visible around the world and will interweave ...

University of Ife in Ile-Ife, Nigeria, Architects Arieh Sharon und Eldar Sharon © Arieh Sharon Digital Archive

Bauhaus Imaginista

15/3/2019 - 10/6/2019, Berlin

The exhibition bauhaus imaginista opens from 15 March to 10 June 2019 at Berlin’s Haus der Kulturen der Welt. The bauhaus imaginista series of exhibitions and events will begin exploring the global interconnections of the Bauhaus in March of 2018. Four autonomously developed exhibitions will be presented ...


31/8/2019 - 8/9/2019, Berlin

On the occasion of 100 Years of Bauhaus, the centenary celebration featuring events all across Germany, numerous protagonists in Berlin will also be devoting attention to this theme. Throughout the year cultural institutions, museums and projects will be approaching the Bauhaus theme from different perspectives. Kulturprojekte Berlin ...

original bauhaus

6/9/2019 - 27/1/2020, Berlin

The Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung hosted by the Berlinische Galerie

Unique work and series, remake and original are inseparably linked in the history of the Bauhaus. Bauhaus artists like Otti Berger or László Moholy-Nagy discovered the innovative potential of technological media and used it to create one-of-a-kind works ...

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The Grand Tour of Modernism: 100 Years – 100 Sites

The Grand Tour of Modernism: 100 Years – 100 Sites What links Alfeld with Berlin, Darmstadt with Dresden and Stuttgart with Bernau? The Grand Tour of Modernism leads visitors along a specially developed route through the history of modernism in Germany. It links the sensual experience of travel with the pleasure ...

Bauhaus Agents

How will the historical Bauhaus (1919-1933) become a driving force for our present and future? On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus in 2019, the Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin, the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation and the Klassik Stiftung Weimar will be expanding. In order to develop ...

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The Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, the Klassik Stiftung Weimar and the Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau , Germany’s Bauhaus research institutes and museums, are working together under the title “Bauhaus Cooperation Berlin Dessau Weimar”. Its first highly successful project was the 90th anniversary exhibition “Modell Bauhaus”, held in 2009 in the ...

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Bauhaus Verbund

In 2019, Germany, in association with partners all over the world, will celebrate the centenary of the foundation of the Bauhaus, one of the twentieth century’s most resounding cultural triumphs. With its international character, the Bauhaus remains twentieth century Germany’s most incisive and successful export. The Bauhaus is of the ...