The Bauhaus was founded in Weimar in 1919 by the architect Walter Gropius. Just in time for the centenary in 2019, a new film reviews the turbulent history of the art school and movement.
The Bauhaus buildings in Weimar and Dessau may be monuments, but they are by no means relics of a bygone era. Relying on the Bauhaus pioneering spirit, they are used today for teaching and research based on fresh ideas.
A concert venue in eastern Germany has blocked leftist punk band Feine Sahne Fischfilet from performing over fears they could incite far-right protesters. Critics have called the decision an assault on artistic freedom.
A new exhibition in Moscow looks at how a small group of Bauhaus students brought the movement to the USSR. It comes ahead of an international celebration of the movement's 100th anniversary in 2019.
Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus revolutionized art, architecture and design. An exhibition in Hangzhou is the prelude to the movement's anniversary celebrations, which begin next year.
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