February 17 until
Apr 30, 2019

Herbert Bayer Tapestry on Display

Aspen Skiing Company

Location: Elk Camp Times: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Herbert Bayer’s Untitled wool-pile tapestry will be on display at Snowmass’s Elk Camp Restaurant from now through April 2019.   This exhibit is part of Aspen Snowmass’s continued commitment to contemporary art and is also a collaboration with the Aspen Institute.

Photographed by Jeremy Swanson.

Herbert Bayer Tapestry on Display
February 17 until
Apr 30, 2019

Herbert Bayer's Original Sundeck Model on Display

Aspen Skiing Company

Location: Sundeck Times: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Herbert Bayer’s original Sundeck model, 1946-1999 is on display at the Aspen Mountain Sundeck Restaurant.  Sponsored by CCY Architects + Colorado Mountain College.

Click here for a 3D virtual image.

Herbert Bayer's Original Sundeck Model on Display
February 17 until
Jun 29, 2019

Pitkin County Library: Bauhaus Material Display

Pitkin County Library

Location: Pitkin County Library Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Select Bauhaus materials and books will be on display at the large cube as you enter the library.  Information on Bauhaus programs and events can be found here as well.

Pitkin County Library Hours:
Monday – Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday – Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 12pm – 6pm

Pitkin County Library: Bauhaus Material Display
January 9

Bauhaus Evening: Why Bauhaus? Why Aspen? Why 2019?

The Aspen Institute

Location: Limelight Hotel Times: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for the kickoff event to the community-wide celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus.

This 8-month long celebration will commemorate the influence of the Bauhaus on Aspen and reveal the many influences it has had, and continues to have, to inspire artists, designers, architects, landscape architects and thinkers in the Roaring Fork Valley.

Featuring Aspen Art Museum co-founder and former assistant to Herbert Bayer Dick Carter, landscape architect Ann Mullins and architect Harry Teague in conversation with moderator Steven Wickes. This lively panel discussion will examine the impact this iconic art school had on the world of design and will illuminate the mysteries of how Aspen benefited.

Free and open to everyone.  Sponsored by the Aspen Institute.

Click here for recorded audio of the event.

Bauhaus Evening: Why Bauhaus? Why Aspen? Why 2019?
January 10 until
Jan 12, 2019

Wintersculpt

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Location: Aspen Core Mall Times: All Day

Anderson Ranch Arts Center hosts both adult and kid snow sculpture competitions as part of Aspen’s annual Winterskol festivities. Teams work around the clock to transform their blocks of snow into freestanding creations. The theme of both competitions (adult+kids) will be based around Bauhaus works of art and design.

Read the archive on Wintersculpt and Wintersköl 2019 here.

Wintersculpt
January 10 until
Jan 13, 2019

Wintersköl

Aspen Chamber Resort Association

Location: Times: All Day

Wintersköl, Aspen’s annual “toast to winter,” dates back to a quiet January in 1951 when local Aspenites decided to celebrate Aspen’s unique Nordic lifestyle with an eclectic weekend of festivities. Today the four-day celebration features Wintersculpt, WinterFest, a canine fashion show, fireworks and much more.

Wintersköl
January 11

Kidsculpt

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Location: Aspen Core Mall Times: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Anderson Ranch Arts Center hosts both adult and kid snow sculpture competitions as part of Aspen’s annual Winterskol festivities. Teams work around the clock to transform their blocks of snow into freestanding creations. The theme of both competitions (adult+kids) will be based around Bauhaus works of art and design.

Read the archive about Kidsculpt and Wintersköl 2019 here.

Kidsculpt
January 11

Youth All Day Art Camp: Inspired by Paul Klee

Red Brick Center for the Arts

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Youth All Day Art Camp at the Red Brick Center for the Arts for elementary age students. Campers will make artworks inspired by Bauhaus artist and teacher Paul Klee whose art was at times fantastic, childlike and witty. Campers will explore, play and have fun with art at the Red Brick.

Workshop is $60 per child.

Youth All Day Art Camp: Inspired by Paul Klee
January 16

Art & Walking Tours: Herbert Bayer Mountains & Convolutions, 1944-1953

The Aspen Institute

Location: Doerr-Hosier Center Times: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Aspen Institute Art Curator Lissa Ballinger as you learn about the beginnings of modern Aspen, and of the Aspen Institute by touring this Bauhaus-inspired campus designed by Herbert Bayer.  The tour features the recent exhibition of Herbert Bayer works on view in the Resnick Gallery of the Doerr-Hosier building, Mountains and Convolutions: 1944-1953, curated by Bernard Jazzar. Tours are free and open to the public, no RSVP necessary.

Image Credit: Daniel Bayer
Art & Walking Tours: Herbert Bayer Mountains & Convolutions, 1944-1953
January 25

Bauhaus 3D Printer Programming

Location: Pitkin County Library Times: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Take home a Herbert Bayer Bauhaus inspired 3D print. In a one hour session you can learn how to use the Pitkin County Library’s 3D printer and about the influence the Bauhaus and Herbert Bayer had on our culture and community. Shannon Foster will available on the 4th Friday of every month from 12-4:00 in our Maker Space lab to guide you through this process. Shannon is also available by appointment if you can’t make a Friday session. She can be reached at 970-429-1943 or shannon.foster@pitkincounty.com.

Free and open to the public.

 

Bauhaus 3D Printer Programming