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A Lesson in Structure from an Historic Center of Excellence<p>Centers of Excellence (CoE) have been around a good long time. They began in academia and …

Art History

Stefan Hartmann leaving Bauhaus for Tacofino — the hippie food truck that grew

Stefan Hartmann’s eyes light up when he talks about tacos.<p>“What is better than fresh grilled meat in a taco?” asks the outgoing executive chef of Bauhaus Restaurant. (No, he’s not rhapsodizing about Rene Redzepi’s latest pop-up, Noma Mexico.) “The taco is ideal. You can make simple ingredients, but …

Restaurants

Exhibitions in Dessau, Germany: 'Craft Becomes Modern' launches Bauhaus Desau's centenary celebrations

This month, the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation will open the first in a series of exhibitions set to mark the 2019 centenary of the founding of the …

Aesthetics

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The Women of the Bauhaus School<p>Artsy Editorial<p>By Alexxa Gotthardt<p>The male icons of the early-20th-century Bauhaus school, like Josef Albers, László …

Art History

Creating Hand-Made Dimensions - An Interview with Sebastien Preschoux

Vibrant, hand-made designs made within either two- or three-dimensional space, mesmerizing in both visual appeal and the meticulous execution. …

Creativity

Movado Museum Dial 70th Anniversary Bauhaus Limited Edition

Direct from its special Baselworld 2017 exhibition display called “Design Genius and the Dot that Changed the Face of Time,” Movado’s Museum Watch this year is seventy years old, and Movado has issued a special, colorful edition to celebrate.<p>Bauhaus-influenced artist Nathan George Horwitt designed …

Avant-garde

Object of Desire: Bauhaus Birdhouse

When did birdhouses become beautiful enough to prompt human fantasies of living in (a slightly bigger version of) one?<p>Rest assured, though, that …

Furniture

Where form and function meet (Bauhaus style)

Inspired by the design principles of Bauhaus, this home in Germany built by <i>HGK HAMBURGER GRUNDSTÜCKSKONTOR</i> is simple, severe and strong …

Interior Design

Time Machine: Swirling photographs of Bauhaus and Art Deco staircases in Budapest

For me, this glorious series of images by Balint Alovits reminds me of Day of the Tentacle, a classic computer game that I spent hours happily …

Time Travel

A beautiful family home (Bauhaus style)

Pushing the idea that architects and designers should be able to work in harmony with the industrialists, the Bauhaus school championed the fusion of …

Houses

This beautiful Bauhaus villa brings softness to a modern design

It’s rare that we come across a home that has a soft touch approach to bold Bauhaus design. We’re touring an exceptional family home that does just …

Interior Design

Explore Budapest's Art Deco and Bauhaus Staircases Through This Photo Series

Fine arts and commercial photographer Balint Alovits has released <i>Time Machine</i>, his latest photo series documenting Art Deco and Bauhaus staircases …

Architecture

Open Call for Postgraduate Research: Bauhaus Lab 2017- Between Chairs

The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation invites all young professionals working in the fields of design and architecture as designers, curators or researchers …

Design

Meshable’s full-auto reload

After a Kickstarter launch last year that hit five figures but fell just short of funding, the Bauhaus bad boys at Meshable are back. The watch is …

Avant-garde

The Bauhaus School: Founders of Modernism

Most design enthusiasts are familiar with the Bauhaus era, as well as some of the iconic designs (such as the Barcelona Chair) that are categorized …

Design

Roller Coaster World by Kenneth Bulmer

Contributed by henry cruickshank<i><br>Source: https://www.flickr.com Image via Cadwalader Ringgold. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>Cover art by Kelly …

Design

Bauhaus and Art Deco Stairwells Shot by Balint Alovits

Time Machine, a photographic exploration of Bauhaus and Art Deco stairwells in Budapest, Hungary captured by Balint Alovits.Balint Alovits is a …

Design

Bauhaus Artist László Moholy-Nagy Designs an Avant-Garde Map to Help People Get Over the Fear of Flying (1936)

Though he’s hardly a household name like Kandinsky or Klee, Hungarian painter and photographer László Moholy-Nagy was just as influential as those …

Aesthetics

The History of the Bauhaus Reconsidered

The prevailing message that followed Bauhaus survivors into their diaspora after Hitler came to power was as clear, simple, and distilled as a …

Aesthetics

Walter Gropius, Federico Covre · Bauhaus

The new building as well the building of the Masters’ Houses, which became necessary with the move from Weimar to Dessau, was financed by the city of …

Design

What Is Beauty, According to Mercedes-Benz Head Designer

The new Mercedes-Benz design book looks more like a MacBook Pro than something you'd find on a coffee table. And like the stunning sedans you see on …

Design

Can Dagarslani personifies serenity in photographic series at Bauhaus

Serenity, the state of being calm and collected, is a quality that each of us probably wish to attain fully. As a creative subject matter, the …

Photography

1930s Bauhaus apartment gets gorgeous renovation in Tel Aviv

The compact flat has a unique triangular floor plan<p>This gorgeous apartment renovation in Tel Aviv highlights the Israeli city’s major collection of Bauhaus and International Style architecture, the largest in the world. Located in a 1930s building reminiscent of a ship’s curving bow, the …

Architecture

Creator of 'one square meter' house to build a Tinyhouse University in Berlin

Tinyhouse University will be a makeshift research center<p>Remember the One SQM House, the portable self tiny house that measures a mere one square meters, or approximately 10.8 square feet? Its creator, Berlin-based Laotion-German architect and designer Van Bo Le-Mentzel, has continued to develop …

Architecture

Paris museum calls Auschwitz ‘Bauhaus architectural achievement’

JTA - A French arts museum defined the death camp Auschwitz as “an architectural achievement of the Bauhaus movement.”<p>The “Spirit of the Bauhaus,” …

Israel

Paris museum labels Auschwitz a ‘Bauhaus architectural achievement’

A French arts museum defined the death camp Auschwitz as “an architectural achievement of the Bauhaus movement.”<p>The “Spirit of the Bauhaus,” which …

Avant-garde

5 of the Best Bauhaus Buildings in Germany

The acclaimed movement originated in the city of Dessau<p>The Bauhaus was an art and design school founded by Walter Gropius in Germany in 1919. At the Bauhaus, students mulled over the philosophies that would go on to shape modernism in all of Europe, and eventually the world. They were taught a …

Architecture

Peter Murphy brought his “Stripped” tour to City Winery for 2 shows (pics, setlists)

Goth icon <b>Peter Murphy</b> brought his “Stripped” tour, where he’s playing semi-acoustic renditions of solo and Bauhaus material, back to NYC over the …

Live Music

Marcel Breuer- The Designer

Walter Gropius - The Founder<p>The German architect Walter Gropius was blessed with a progressive mindset, but he had also found himself in a set of …

Aesthetics

Temption CGK205 Watch Review

What I love about reviewing a watch like the Temption CGK205 is that there are almost no "brand preconceptions" to deal with since most people …

Watches