Berlin celebrates the centenary of the Bauhaus on its streets, at the festival center and on a number of city rooftops. With an exhibition in shop windows along Kantstraße the history of Bauhaus will be explored. In addition there will be a wide-ranging programme of events which includes early-morning urban yoga classes.

the festival

Bauhaus week berlin will offer visitors the opportunity to explore and interact with Bauhaus design and architecture in outdoor venues throughout the city. The full week of events will be kicked off with the → long night of museums and end with the open heritage day, both of which will focus on Bauhaus and modernity. Another highpoint will be the opening of an anniversary exhibition organized by the Bauhaus Archive/Museum für Gestaltung entitled → original bauhaus at Berlinische Galerie.

all events of
the bauhaus week

31.08.–08.09.2019

the window shopping exhibition

Let’s get ready for somewindow shopping of another kind altogether—along Kantstrasse to either side of Savignyplatz and on to Potsdamer Strasse! The Bauhaus school’s history is told in handcrafted collages and presented in showcase windows of retail stores.

© Jean Molitor, Marokko, Casablanca, Wohnhaus Salomon Benalal, 1931 Joseph und Elias Suraqui
window shopping exhibition bauhaus week berlin, Directors: Walter Gropius (Gewandhaus Berlin). Collage: Eckhard Gruber, Painting: Jaqueline Teschner, acrylic paint on canvas, 191 x 232 cm. © VG Bild-Kunst,Bonn 2019