RETHINKING BAUHAUS – Presentations & Symposium

Students from the Rietveld Academy and KABK have examined possibilities for translating the philosophical legacy of the Bauhaus into the present.

Image by Dora Lionstone

PRESENTATIONS (8, 9, 10 Nov 2019)

Presentation with works from students from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and the Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Hague in the Audi Gallery of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

Working together with the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, students from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and the Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Hague have examined possibilities for translating the philosophical legacy of the Bauhaus into the present. The results of this research, new works of art created by the students, is shown here from 8 to 10 November.

SYMPOSIUM (8 Nov 2019)

During this evening program, a reflection on the current state of art education and the role of art and design in society will take place through short presentations and discussions. These dialogues will be interspersed with themed performances inspired by the students. The unique collaboration between both academies and the Stedelijk Museum will also be given consideration.

After the seminar there will be an opportunity to view the students’ work in the Audi Hall, followed by concluding drinks in the museum café, TEN, with music provided by students from the Royal Conservatory in The Hague.