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Dienstag, 5. Juni 2018

Top 10 Arts Fairs You Wouldn’t Want to Miss (Around Europe)

Art is a field where you can run into various practices from painting to photography, performance to dance, installation to -in some cases- even architecture. Every year different galleries, museums, municipalities, organizations around the world get prepared for their art events in the form of a week, biennale, triennale, and other various types depending on the length and times. Art events are considered as a must seen when you are an artist or on your way to becoming one. The reason behind it is to get experience, follow the trends -or at least get to know them-, and see what the others from your profession are up to do.

Here is a list of 10 pioneer art events including the closest ones with dates and locations.

Donnerstag, 31. Mai 2018

Top 10 Architecture Events You Wouldn’t Want to Miss (Around Europe)

Are you studying under the faculty of “Architecture and Urbanism” at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar? Or are you interested in the topics of such as cities, buildings, public spaces, urban planning etc.? If so, in order to follow the news, trending topics, brand-new materials, pioneering projects of the architecture world, you will find some useful information right here!

Well, since you are in the middle of Germany, and basically Europe, you have the chance of seeing them all with your own eyes. Below is a list of 10 leading events that will open up your horizon, help you find people sharing the same profession and keep you up to date. For more, you can check their websites in order to find open calls for students that will help you take a step further in your career. 

Donnerstag, 10. Mai 2018

Top 10 Design Weeks You Wouldn’t Want to Miss (Around Europe)

If you are studying in Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, it means that you are in the middle of Germany, so basically very close to all cities in Europe. If you are studying in a field of design, or at least interested in it, then there are plenty of design fairs that are waiting for you to visit! 

They are pretty important because they set the trends for the upcoming year, and you get to see the pioneers and their new projects from first hand. They have a variation from exhibitions to installations, furniture design to object design, materials to innovations. 

Some of them announce open calls for emerging talents and students which might be a big chance for you to present your work to an international design audience. 

Here is a list of some of the leading design weeks including the closest ones with dates and locations. 

Dienstag, 8. Mai 2018

Mini Survival Kit of Weimar

If you have just arrived to Weimar, and have no idea about how to handle the basic things such as finding a house, some furniture, a bike or an open kiosk in the middle of the night, here is a mini package where you can get some information and links that might just ease your first days. 

Dienstag, 1. Mai 2018

Five Tours Throughout Weimar

To visit Weimar is to get at the heart of German culture. If you are studying here, you will have plenty of time to discover what the city offers—from museums to festivals, from exhibitions to talks. 

Weimar has a wide option of events compared to its size. It takes this power from the glorious history and outstanding cultural importance. Starting from the early modern periods, it has been hosting many well-known figures. In the early 1500s, Martin Luther, the famous German professor stayed several times in the city. Between 1708 and 1717, Johann Sebastian Bach worked as the court's organist. When Goethe moved to Weimar in 1775, he inspired poets, philosophers, and musicians: Schiller, Herder, Wieland, Bertuch followed him and made Weimar the cultural center of Europe. In 1842, Franz Liszt moved to Weimar, whose name is given to the music school. 

Today, Weimar keeps its charm with architectural examples, wide range of museums, and busy programme of art and music festivals. Below, you will find several tours, some given by the students of Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, that will guide you through Bauhaus, the university, the daily-life, and help you discover more about the city of modernism and classicism