Author Reading and Discussion - Blue Print (Blaupause)
Thursday, November 21, 7 pm
Presented by the Goethe Institute at Boston University, Pardee School of Global Studies
121 Bay State Road (1st floor), Boston Massachusetts
Admission: free and open to the public.
More info here
Small But Perfect Things - The Style and Accessory Collection of Ise Gropius
Friday June 14, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
68 Baker Bridge Road, Lincoln, Massachusetts
Discover the stylistic trendsetting of Mrs. Ise Gropius, also known as Mrs. Bauhaus, during this special evening talk and tour focusing on her inimitable personal and evolving style.
Historic New England Associate Curator, Laura Johnson, shows you Mrs. Gropius’s collection of unique designs using intriguing modern materials, with original examples of hats and jewelry on view.
Light refreshments provided.
$35.00 Historic New England members, $45.00 non-members
Advance tickets required. Please call 781-259-8098 or buy on-line www.historicnewengland.org
Historic New England Launches Gropius House Web App
In honor of the centennial of the Bauhaus, the revolutionary German design school founded by Walter Gropius, Historic New England is excited to launch a new web application featuring never-before-shared photos, videos, audio recordings, and more. Visit the app here.
Fiona Mc Carthy’s Gropius:The Man Who Built the Bauhaus has appeared in The New Yorker. Click here to read.
Photo: Jason Fulford for the New Yorker
100 years of Bauhaus: The short-lived school that changed design forever
Curbed spoke with 11 of today’s design leaders to assess its impact in an article
by Jenny Xie and Diana Budds, link here.