In 2019, the Bauhaus anniversary will be celebrated all over the world – including in the Bauhaus city of Berlin! Here a selection of the capital’s most important events and locations showcasing the Bauhaus theme year:
The Bauhaus theme year starts with the festival’s opening event at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin. Many exhibitions such as the “bauhaus imaginista”, city activities during the “bauhauswoche Berlin” in summer, the Grand Tour of Modernism, and other Bauhaus highlights will take place in 2019:
The bauhauswoche Berlin Festival will showcase projects from numerous actors in the city. The focus is on discovering the ideas of the Bauhaus, how has the Bauhaus evolved and what impact does it have on an international level? What has it accomplished around the world and what are the global ramifications? These and other questions are the subject of the bauhaus imaginista exhibition, which will be held in the HKW Berlin from 15 March to 10 June 2019.
The history of the Bauhaus and the myths surrounding its genesis as well as its classification are illuminated in the Bröhan Museum. From 24 January to 5 May 2019, the exhibition explores the characteristics of the Bauhaus and examines the connection to Berlin Modernism.Most of the UNESCO cultural heritage buildings from the Bauhaus period are located in the capital.
TIP: with the Berlin WelcomeCard, not only recommendations but also discounts on guided tours and exhibitions at Berlin Modernism locations.