“The Simultaneity of Modernism” Modern architecture in dialogue between Dessau and Rotterdam

The Bauhaus Dessau Foundation in cooperation with the Stichting Werelderfgoed Van Nellefabriek shows an exhibition about the modern dialogue between two UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the Bauhaus Dessau and the Van Nelle Factory, Rotterdam. The project is set up as a bilateral visitation with one exhibition in Dessau and one in Rotterdam.

 

Van-Nelle-Fabrik in Rotterdam. Pressebild der Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau zur Ausstellung "Simultanität der Moderne" © 2006 CV Van Nellefabriek/Rotterdam

Van-Nelle-Fabrik in Rotterdam. Pressebild der Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau zur Ausstellung “Simultanität der Moderne” © 2006 CV Van Nellefabriek/Rotterdam

 

Rotterdam in Dessau, Dessau in Rotterdam: For the very first time, a joint exhibition project realised in two simultaneous exhibitions sheds light on how the approaches to modern architecture developed  in the same direction beyond the national borders. (more…)