Archinect - News 2014-07-29T14:58:26-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/99881734/a-renaissance-for-bauhaus-as-germany-grapples-with-its-past A renaissance for Bauhaus as Germany grapples with its past Alexander Walter 2014-05-16T13:56:00-04:00 >2014-05-19T21:59:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/27/2712d012c58aa9e0ec60894a99112bdd.jpg" width="460" height="276" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The most striking Bauhaus designs, such as Marcel Breuer's tubular steel chair or the Wagenfeld table lamp, have been endlessly copied and mass produced. But the architecture of the design school has left a more complicated legacy in Germany. [...] reopens two of the art school's most significant houses on Friday, almost 70 years after they were bombed, the move is sure to reignite the old debate about what to do with historic buildings damaged during the second world war.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/83915329/stay-in-a-classic-dorm-at-the-bauhaus-tuition-free Stay in a classic dorm at the Bauhaus, tuition-free Archinect 2013-10-11T15:47:00-04:00 >2013-10-14T19:27:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e9/e9a91db06d2f71fed77cd89b3ae417e3.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Since October 2013, staying at one of the 1920s-style Bauhaus dorm rooms is even more of an experience: One room was accurately reconstructed with original objects and furniture. The rest of the rooms will be personalized to reflect a former habitant, beginning with Alfred Arndt, the couple Albers and Franz Ehrlich.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/53237723/heike-hanada-with-benedict-tonon-selected-to-design-the-new-bauhaus-museum-in-weimar Heike Hanada with Benedict Tonon Selected to Design the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar Alexander Walter 2012-07-09T14:51:00-04:00 >2012-07-09T15:07:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t4/t4ylz6ulc1aq4y9k.jpg" width="514" height="329" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In the final tendering procedure for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar, Germany, the highly minimalistic design concept by Berlin-based architect Heike Hanada with Benedict Tonon was today selected as the winning entry. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, the host of the international architectural competition for this prestigious project, had invited the four competition finalists to partially rework the initial designs. The New Bauhaus Museum is scheduled to open in 2015.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously in the Archinect News: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/42215936/competition-for-new-bauhaus-museum-in-weimar-ends-without-a-first-prize" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Competition for New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar Ends without a First Prize</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/51289999/marcel-breuer-digital-archive Marcel Breuer Digital Archive Archinect 2012-06-13T19:24:00-04:00 >2012-06-18T17:17:06-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e9/e93070abc718db25115b3501d9d1c760.jpg" width="380" height="475" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Marcel Breuer Digital Archive represents a collaborative effort headed by Syracuse University Library to digitize over 30,000 drawings, photographs, letters and other materials related to the career of Marcel Breuer, one of the most influential architects and furniture designers of the twentieth century.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/43266229/in-tel-aviv-bauhaus-rules In Tel Aviv, Bauhaus rules Alexander Walter 2012-03-30T18:12:00-04:00 >2012-04-07T16:09:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g3/g3hp78sdc8wx6116.jpg" width="514" height="339" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Israel&rsquo;s ages-old city, Jerusalem, is rightly famous for its warm, honey-colored limestone architecture. But its lazily hip rival, Tel Aviv, has lately begun garnering attention for a contrasting &mdash; and equally abundant &mdash; assemblage of cool and creamy Bauhaus buildings.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/42325400/new-bauhaus-museum-honorable-mention-by-menomenopiu-architects New Bauhaus Museum - Honorable Mention by MenoMenoPiu Architects Alexander Walter 2012-03-22T14:45:00-04:00 >2012-03-26T11:46:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3i/3ir2o8yvnuqphqbr.jpg" width="514" height="224" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In our last post, we published the awarded entries of the international competition for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar, Germany. One of the three Honorable Mentions was the entry by Rome/Paris-based MenoMenoPiu Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/42215936/competition-for-new-bauhaus-museum-in-weimar-ends-without-a-first-prize Competition for New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar Ends without a First Prize Alexander Walter 2012-03-21T16:01:00-04:00 >2012-03-22T18:23:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lu/lun5gpppfajrezr0.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In the open architectural design competition for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar, Germany, the international jury awarded two second-place and two third-place prizes. The jury also conferred three honorable mentions. The announcement of the winners officially concludes the architectural design competition, in which 536 architectural offices around the world participated.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/6794894/bauhaus-dessau-foundation-posters-by-hort Bauhaus Dessau Foundation Posters by HORT Paul Petrunia 2011-05-18T14:48:41-04:00 >2011-05-19T14:10:00-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ec/ec7b1fb49e193c8e20e150745c8dd848.jpg" width="514" height="734" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Three gorgeous posters that German design studio HORT designed to promote the new corporate identity of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>