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SEPTEMBER 18-22, 2019


Concept: Marion Kuzmany / ARCH ON TOUR

Consultants and guided tours: cpb culturepartner berlin GmbH, Bauhaus University Weimar, MIK Krefeld project, Interface Deutschland GmbH.

Tour operator: Mondial GmbH & Co. KG


The Bauhaus was founded on April 1, 1919 by Walter Gropius in Weimar.  He called top artists to Weimar as “masters”, including Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Paul Klee, Oskar Schlemmer, Wassily Kandinsky and László Moholy-Nagy. This is where the idea of the Bauhaus began and the implementation of the idea  To teach craft and art in parallel. On the occasion of the founding anniversary, numerous exhibitions and events take place across Germany. In cooperation with relevant institutions, ARCH ON TOUR takes you on a selected "Grand Tour of Modernism" and shows the best examples and locations for BAUHAUS 100 - compact - and a little more ...

Starting from Berlin, a day is dedicated to each city and its respective highlights. You can visit modern classics by Walter Gropius, Mies van Rohe's early buildings in Krefeld, finds from post-war modernism and contemporary projects - such as the recently completed Bauhaus museums in Dessau and Weimar. At the end of the day, exquisite works by well-known international artists will refresh you in their special setting on Museum Island Hombroich.



09/18/2019 / 09:00 - 10:15  Flight Vienna - Berlin Tegel with OS 225 / BERLIN /

             1 night including breakfast. Hotel Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz

19.09.2019 / DESSAU / 1 night including breakfast in the Hotel Radisson Blu Fürst Leopold, Dessau

09/20/2019 / WEIMAR / 1 night including breakfast at the Hotel Dorint am Goethepark, Weimar

09/21/2019 / KREFELD / 1 night including breakfast at the Mercure Parkhotel Krefelder Hof

09/22/2019 / 18:50 - 20:25  Flight Dusseldorf - Vienna with OS 160



Sunrise - sunset: Berlin 06:45 - 19:15 / Krefeld 07:15 - 19:35


Wednesday, September 18 / VIENNA - BERLIN

check-in takes place individually, flight Vienna - Berlin with OS 225

Bus, guided tour:

- "The architect Walter Gropius - How the Bauhaus founder found his form"

- House Lemke / Mies van de Rohe, 1933 / guided tour

lunch together in the restaurant " Parker Bowles "

- Berlinische Galerie: Exhibition: “ original bauhaus ” / guided tour

- Guided walk in the Hansaviertel / model settlement to classic modernism and

           Post-war modernism of the international building exhibition Interbau from 1957

End of the hotel, evening free

1st overnight stay in Berlin / Hotel "Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz"


Thursday, September 19 / DESSAU

Bus ride to Dessau (approx. 2 hours)

guided tour:

- Bauhaus housing estate Dessau – Törten / Walter Gropius, 1928

- Bauhaus building / Walter Gropius, 1926 (interior visit, guided tour)

- Masters' Houses / Walter Gropius, 1926 (interior visit, guided tour)

Lunch together in the " Kornhaus " / Carl Fieger restaurant, 1930

Bauhaus Museum Dessau / addenda architects, 2019

6:00 p.m. end of the hotel

dinner together in the hotel

2nd overnight stay in Dessau / Hotel "Radisson Blu Fürst Leopold"


Friday, September 20 / WEIMAR

Breakfast at the Hotel Radisson Blu Fürst Leopold Dessau, check-out

08:30 departure bus / hotel

Bus ride to Weimar (approx. 2.5 hours)

Bauhaus Museum Weimar / Heike Hanada, 2019  (Visiting the exhibitions)

joint lunch in the restaurant "Sächsischer Hof Weimar"

guided "Bauhaus walk":

- Bauhaus University / Henry van de Velde, 1911 / with vestibule, stairwells, murals, studios and director's office: "Gropius-Zimmer"

- Park on the Ilm:

Haus am Horn / Georg Muche, 1923

Goethe's garden house

End of the hotel, evening free

3rd night in Weimar / Hotel "Dorint am Goethepark"


Saturday, September 21 / KREFELD

Bus trip to Krefeld (approx. 4.5 hours) / individual lunch on the way

Haus Lange and Haus Esters / Mies van de Rohe, 1939 / visit to the exhibition " Anders Wohnen ", garden

Pavilion by Thomas Schütte / RKW Architektur / visit to the exhibition "Bauhaus and silk industry"

Bus end of the hotel

common dinner in the " Villa Medici "

4. Overnight stay in Krefeld / Mercure Parkhotel Krefelder Hof


Sunday, September 22nd / KREFELD - NOISS / DÜSSELDORF - VIENNA


"Stadthaus", former administration building of VerSeidAG / Egon Eiermann, 1953 (from outside)

Mies van de Rohe Business Park : guided tour

HE building and dye works of VerSeidAG / Mies van de Rohe, 1931

Showroom, former porter's house of VerSeidAG / Mies van de Rohe, 1931

Lunch together in the showroom / host: Interface Deutschland GmbH.

Museum Insel Hombroich , Noiss / guided tour

Daylight museum with ten accessible sculptures by Erwin Heerich, some of which are used as exhibition buildings; Landscape architect Bernhard Korte; Works of art including: Hans Arp, Constantin Brancusi, Marcel Breuer, Alexander Calder, Eduardo Chillida, Lovis Corinth, Alberto Giacometti, Yves Klein, Francis Picabia, Gerrit Rietveld, Kurt Schwitters, and many more

Bus to the airport

Flight: Düsseldorf - Vienna with OS 16





Photos:  ARCH ON TOUR archive; Volker Döhne c VG Bild Kunst Bonn, Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, Weimar Classic Foundation, csm Association Berlin, Michael Dannenmann

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