July 10

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number

Aspen Historical Society

Location: Wheeler/Stallard Museum Times: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 3-6, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Families and school groups are invited to explore the legacy of the Bauhaus in Aspen with a kid-friendly art project and stories led by the AHS Education staff. In honor of the new “bayer & bauhaus” exhibit at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum and the community-wide Bauhaus 100: Aspen celebrations, this special Playing with the Past program invites kids to create their own version of a Herbert Bayer piece featuring bold colors and geometric shapes that are perfect for even the youngest artists.

Free in partnership with Aspen Valley Hospital

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number
July 10

The Aspen Institute: Art & Walking Tour

The Aspen Institute

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

Guided art tour of A Total Work of Art: Bauhaus-Bayer-Aspen led by Curator and Art Registrar Lissa Ballinger.

Meet at the Resnick Gallery, Doerr-Hosier Center, 845 Meadows Road, Aspen, CO.

Open to the public; no tickets or RSVP required.

The Aspen Institute: Art & Walking Tour
July 11

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number

Aspen Historical Society

Location: Wheeler/Stallard Museum Times: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 3-6, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Families and school groups are invited to explore the legacy of the Bauhaus in Aspen with a kid-friendly art project and stories led by the AHS Education staff. In honor of the new “bayer & bauhaus” exhibit at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum and the community-wide Bauhaus 100: Aspen celebrations, this special Playing with the Past program invites kids to create their own version of a Herbert Bayer piece featuring bold colors and geometric shapes that are perfect for even the youngest artists.

Free in partnership with Aspen Valley Hospital

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number
July 12

Bauhaus Architectural Walking Tour with Aspen Historical Society

Aspen Historical Society

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join Aspen Historical Society for a walking tour to explore examples of bauhaus principles that continue to inspire local design, including one of Herbert Bayer’s former residences, as well as styles introduced by Bayer that have influenced area architects for decades. This tour supplements the AHS exhibit “bayer & bauhaus: how design shaped aspen”, on display at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum. The tour was created in partnership with local architect Harry Teague and made possible in part by the City of Aspen in honor of the community-wide bauhaus 100: aspen celebrations.

$15 adult / $12 senior / children 18 and under free.  For more information visit www.aspenhistory.org or call 970.925.3721

Meets at Red Brick Center for the Arts, 110 E Hallam St. (at the corner of Aspen & Hallam)

Bauhaus Architectural Walking Tour with Aspen Historical Society
July 12

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number

Aspen Historical Society

Location: Wheeler/Stallard Museum Times: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 3-6, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Families and school groups are invited to explore the legacy of the Bauhaus in Aspen with a kid-friendly art project and stories led by the AHS Education staff. In honor of the new “bayer & bauhaus” exhibit at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum and the community-wide Bauhaus 100: Aspen celebrations, this special Playing with the Past program invites kids to create their own version of a Herbert Bayer piece featuring bold colors and geometric shapes that are perfect for even the youngest artists.

Free in partnership with Aspen Valley Hospital

Playing with the Past | Paint “Bayer” Number
July 12

A Total Work of Art: Bauhaus-Bayer-Aspen - Lecture Presentation by Bernard Jazzar

The Aspen Institute

Location: Doerr-Hosier Center Times: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Lecture presentation by Bernard Jazzar, curator held in the McNulty Room, Doerr-Hosier Center.

Free and open to everyone. 

A Total Work of Art: Bauhaus-Bayer-Aspen - Lecture Presentation by Bernard Jazzar
July 14

The Aspen Festival Orchestra Performs - GUNTHER SCHULLER: from Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee

Aspen Music Festival and School

Location: Benedict Music Tent Times: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Aspen Festival Orchestra, conducted by Cristian Măcerlaru, performs selections from Gunther Schuller’s Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee, which reflect the composer’s love of jazz and is inspired by Bauhaus artist Paul Klee’s painting Twittering Machine. The concert also features works by Tchaikovsky, Copland, and Jake Heggie.

Tickets are $85.

Photo Credit: Petr Francán

The Aspen Festival Orchestra Performs - GUNTHER SCHULLER: from Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee
July 15 until
Jul 19, 2019

Teen Design Studio: Bauhaus Challenge

Aspen Art Museum

Location: Aspen Art Museum Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Design and build for a better world in this collaborative project-based workshop with a special focus on Bauhaus-inspired design. We’ll work to create a design solution that integrates the environment with daily needs. Teens will unveil their projects at an art show for friends and family at the end of the week. Taught by Pamela Rice, Associate Professor of Architecture at SUNY Orange, and Heike Hanada, architect of the new Bauhaus Museum in Weimar.

Ages 12-14.
$240 Members/$300 Nonmembers

Teen Design Studio: Bauhaus Challenge
July 16

Bauhaus Architectural Walking Tour with Aspen Historical Society

Aspen Historical Society

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join Aspen Historical Society for a walking tour to explore examples of bauhaus principles that continue to inspire local design, including one of Herbert Bayer’s former residences, as well as styles introduced by Bayer that have influenced area architects for decades. This tour supplements the AHS exhibit “bayer & bauhaus: how design shaped aspen”, on display at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum. The tour was created in partnership with local architect Harry Teague and made possible in part by the City of Aspen in honor of the community-wide bauhaus 100: aspen celebrations.

$15 adult / $12 senior / children 18 and under free.  For more information visit www.aspenhistory.org or call 970.925.3721

Meets at Red Brick Center for the Arts, 110 E Hallam St. (at the corner of Aspen & Hallam)

Bauhaus Architectural Walking Tour with Aspen Historical Society
July 17 until
Aug 25, 2019

Aspen Chapel Gallery presents "New Landscapes in the Bauhaus Tradition" in Partnership with Aspen Historical Society

Aspen Chapel Gallery

Location: Aspen Chapel Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Aspen Chapel Gallery presents New Landscapes in the Bauhaus Tradition in partnership with Aspen Historical Society from July 17 – August 25 curated by Jocelyn Audette.
Participating artists include:  Jocelyn Audette, Kathleen Bird, Staci Dickerson, Marcia Fusaro, Doug Graybeal, Sandy Johnson, Mike Otte, Kelly Peters, Michael Raaum, and Lisa Singer.
Opening reception for the artists:  5 – 7 pm,  Wednesday, July 17
Artist talk:  5:30 – 6:30, Wednesday, July 24
Gallery co-directors – Tom Ward and Michael Bonds
Image featured:
Artist:  Jocelyn Audette
Title:  Mt. Sopris Bauhaus
Medium:  Oil on panel
Size:  24″ x 24″
Price:  $1160
Aspen Chapel Gallery presents "New Landscapes in the Bauhaus Tradition" in Partnership with Aspen Historical Society