May 15

Afterschool Art Play

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Afterschool Art Play from 2:15pm – 4pm is open to elementary age children. Each week students will create different art projects inspired by Bauhaus artists.

Program is $20 per child.

Afterschool Art Play
May 15

Bauhaus Book Club

Pitkin County Library

Location: Pitkin County Library Times: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus, and it’s connection to Aspen, the Pitkin County Library will be hosting a Bauhaus Book Club. We will be reading From Bauhaus to Aspen: Herbert Bayer and Modernist Design in America by Gwen F. Chanzit. So come into the library, check out the book, and then come to the discussion on May 15th at 5:00pm in the Dunaway Community Room.

To sign up email jeffrey.bradley@pitkincounty.com or call him at 970.429.1915.

Bauhaus Book Club
May 24

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
June 4 until Aug 31, 2019

CMC: Bauhaus Art Exhibit

Colorado Mountain College

Location: Colorado Mountain College – Aspen Campus Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Students will be creating a project around the Bauhaus in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019. These projects / pieces will be eligible for submission to an exhibit hosted by CMC Aspen Campus Gallery and Spring Valley Campus with an opening date TBA.

CMC: Bauhaus Art Exhibit
June 5 until Jul 18, 2019

Great Ideas of Bauhaus: Print Exhibition

Red Brick Center for the Arts

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Red Brick Center for the Arts is excited to join the Roaring Fork Valley in the international celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus.

In 2019, numerous local organizations will collaborate on events to commemorate this modernist art school, honor its impact on Aspen and reignite the creative power that began a century ago

The Red Brick Center for the Arts will feature an exhibition of posters made by artists working in the printmaking medium. The format of the exhibit will take its inspiration from the Great Ideas of Western Man, an advertising campaign for Walter Paepcke’s Container Corporation, in which artists created an ad representing a quote from famous literary works.

To reexamine the idea of the Bauhaus in a format that pays tribute to Paepcke’s vision, the Red Brick Center for the Arts will invite artists to select a quote that exemplifies Bauhaus theories and beliefs and create a visual representation of the ideas.

Opening reception with the artists, Wednesday, June 5, 5-7pm.

Great Ideas of Bauhaus: Print Exhibition
June 5

Great Ideas of Bauhaus: Print Exhibition Opening Reception

Red Brick Center for the Arts

Location: Red Brick Center for the Arts Times: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Red Brick Center for the Arts is excited to join the Roaring Fork Valley in the international celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus.

In 2019, numerous local organizations will collaborate on events to commemorate this modernist art school, honor its impact on Aspen and reignite the creative power that began a century ago

The Red Brick Center for the Arts will feature an exhibition of posters made by artists working in the printmaking medium. The format of the exhibit will take its inspiration from the Great Ideas of Western Man, an advertising campaign for Walter Paepcke’s Container Corporation, in which artists created an ad representing a quote from famous literary works.

To reexamine the idea of the Bauhaus in a format that pays tribute to Paepcke’s vision, the Red Brick Center for the Arts will invite artists to select a quote that exemplifies Bauhaus theories and beliefs and create a visual representation of the ideas.

Opening reception with the artists, Wednesday, June 5, 5-7pm.

Great Ideas of Bauhaus: Print Exhibition Opening Reception
June 6 until Jun 14, 2019

Bauhaus to Your House

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Location: Anderson Ranch Arts Center Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Anderson Ranch Arts Center Bauhaus Adult Workshop in furniture design taught by Brad Reed Nelson.

Bauhaus to Your House
June 6 until Jul 5, 2019

Carbondale Arts Bauhaus Exhibition

Carbondale Arts

Location: R2 Gallery Times: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Carbondale Arts Gallery opens their Bauhaus Exhibit featuring Brad Reed Nelson, Dick Carter and Dave Durrance. Brad Reed Nelson will host new work from academic furniture makers with a connection to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dick Carter presents his paintings from 1972 and 1973, these were created during his time as an assistant to Herbert Bayer in his Aspen studio.  Dave Durrance shows work also inspired by Herbert Bayer. Each artist will be responding to a chosen piece created from the Bauhaus movement.

Carbondale Arts Gallery is open for public viewing Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm and Saturdays from 10am to 2pm.

 

Carbondale Arts Bauhaus Exhibition
June 6

Bauhaus Ball

Wheeler Opera House

Location: Wheeler Opera House Times: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

On Thursday June 6, 2018 from 5-10pm, the Wheeler Opera House will host the Bauhaus Ball. This family-friendly event will be free and open to the public. Festivities will include an educational display of Bauhaus history, a whimsical costume contest, an exhibition of Bauhaus-inspired artwork made by students from the RFV schools, Bauhaus films, a production from the Theatre Aspen and more!

Bauhaus Ball
June 7

Carbondale Arts: Bauhaus Exhibition Opening Reception

Carbondale Arts

Location: R2 Gallery Times: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Carbondale Arts Gallery opens their Bauhaus Exhibit featuring Brad Reed Nelson, Dick Carter and Dave Durrance. Brad Reed Nelson will host new work from academic furniture makers with a connection to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dick Carter presents his paintings from 1972 and 1973, these were created during his time as an assistant to Herbert Bayer in his Aspen studio.  Dave Durrance shows work also inspired by Herbert Bayer. Each artist will be responding to a chosen piece created from the Bauhaus movement.

 

 

Carbondale Arts: Bauhaus Exhibition Opening Reception