Bauhaus Now: art+design+architecture
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Bauhaus Now: art+design+architecture

Date & time
Fri 7 Aug 2020
Add to Calendar 2020-08-07 10:00 2020-08-08 10:00 Australia/Brisbane Bauhaus Now: art+design+architecture **This event has been cancelled.** Bauhaus Now brings to life the little-known story of how revolutionary ideas of the Weimar Republic in Germany influenced modernist art, design and architecture in Brisbane and Australia. The exhibition reveals the migrant and refugee contribution to Australian life and art history in the inter-war period and post-Second World War years. The famous Bauhaus school started in Germany in 1919 and was closed by the Nazis in 1933. From the 1930s onwards, a significant number of central European, Austrian and German refugees and emigres came to Australia seeking refuge from war and fascism, many of whom were active in arts education. Through these exiles and internees, educational ideas filtered into Australia that revealed the influence of the Bauhaus. Location: Gallery 1 10am-5pm daily, 10am-7pm Fridays Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City
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**This event has been cancelled.** Bauhaus Now brings to life the little-known story of how revolutionary ideas of the Weimar Republic in Germany influenced modernist art, design and architecture in Brisbane and Australia. The exhibition reveals the migrant and refugee contribution to Australian life and art history in the inter-war period and post-Second World War years.

The famous Bauhaus school started in Germany in 1919 and was closed by the Nazis in 1933. From the 1930s onwards, a significant number of central European, Austrian and German refugees and emigres came to Australia seeking refuge from war and fascism, many of whom were active in arts education. Through these exiles and internees, educational ideas filtered into Australia that revealed the influence of the Bauhaus.

Location: Gallery 1

10am-5pm daily, 10am-7pm Fridays

Bookings

This event has been cancelled.

Venue

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City

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