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Questioning art's relationship to the wider social world, 100 years after the founding of the Bauhaus

 

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The radical art school had a cultural legacy that extends far beyond Germany

By Frieze News Desk

Lina Bo and Pietro Maria Bardi’s Instituto de Arte Contemporânea courted controversy by applying European pedagogical models in a post-colonial context

By Dr. Jane Hall

A new book documents the lives of the women who trained at the innovative German art school

By Frieze News Desk
Luca Frei, Design for Pillows, 2017, gouache, pencil and collage on foamcore, 100 × 70 × 3 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin; photograph: Karl Isakson

On the centenary of its founding in Weimar, ‘bauhaus imaginista’, which takes place in eleven countries, revisits the Bauhaus with an eye to global experiments in radical artistic pedagogy

By Pablo Larios

In further news: German pavilion announces artist for Venice; Emmanuel Macron urges art world to fight extremism

Ahead of ‘Anni Albers’, which opens at Tate Modern next week, Hettie Judah visits the legendary German educational institution

By Hettie Judah

Ahead of the school’s centenary, European museums celebrate the creative brilliance of the often-overlooked Bauhaus women

 

By Alice Twemlow
Yochai Avrahami, UZI, 2010. Graphic design by K-N studio (Koby Barhad and Noa Schwartz). Courtesy: CCA, Tel-Aviv

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The Harvard Art Museums launch an extensive Bauhaus database; Ukraine calls for a boycott of Moscow's State Tretyakov Gallery

From socially engaged poetry to matters of style: what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton
Paul Schneider-Esleben in his office, with a model of Cologne/Bonn airport, 1962. Courtesy: Claudia Schneider-Esleben Archive

In his centenary year, two retrospectives celebrate the German architect Paul Schneider-Esleben

By Markus Weisbeck