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Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus

Houston Premiere

Panel discussion after film with architect David Guthrie and artist Nestor Topchy

Nov 16, 2019, 01:30 PM Museum of Fine Arts Houston $12.00 Get Tickets

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Walter Gropius' Bauhaus with this lively and wide-ranging exploration of the movement uniting modern design, art, architecture and performing arts with communal social living to form an academic discipline and utopian way of life. Combining free imagination and play with strict structure, Bauhaus' members incuding Anni Albers, Marcel Breuer, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, László Moholy-Nagy, Oskar Schlemmer and more. The most comprehensive film on its subject to date, Bauhaus Spirit explores this influential 20th-century movement's history, legacy, and continued relevance in an age where function and environmental sustainability have taken on new urgency.

Panel discussion after the film with architect David Guthrie and artist Nestor Topchy, moderated by ArCH's Marcel Merwin.

Co-presented by ArCH

ArCH is a non-profit education organization that promotes awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the ways in which architecture and urban design influence the built environment and enhance the quality of life in the community.

Country, Year Germany, 2018
DirectorNiels Bolbrinker, Thomas Tielsch
WriterNiels Bolbrinker, Thomas Tielsch
CastTorsten Blume, Rosan Bosch, Stephen Kovats, Hubert Klumpner
ProducerThomas Tielsch
LanguageEnglish Subtitles, German
Runtime90 MINS, 0 SECS
SubjectArchitecture, Design
Event TypeFilm, Panel