Hands-On Workshop | 12/14, 11AM
Join us for a family event presenting our new plattform that combines learning German and STEM! Questions like, “How do spiders spin their webs?“ or “Why are shadows sometimes really long?“ will be explored in hands-on sessions featuring small experiments and opportunities to learn some German! If you attend all 3 lectures you will be able to solve our quiz and win a prize!
Short Films | 11/21, 6PM
Short Export: Made in Germany
Seven outstanding short films have been selected out of more than 500 German submissions at Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2019. This years' 95-minute Short Export - Made in Germany program ranges from bizarre and exciting to warm-hearted and hilarious stories, told as fiction, documentary or animation short films.
11/11 - 12/20
Virtual Bauhaus: An Interactive Exhibition
Due to unforseen circumstances the opening of VR Bauhaus has been moved to November 11, 2019.
After putting on VR glasses, the visitor tours the iconic Dessau Bauhaus School as a former student, interacting with and exploring its architecture, design and educational philosophies. Spoken eyewitness accounts and background information round out the experience.
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International German Olympics 2020
At the International German Olympics 2020 in Dresden, students from all over the world will compete to prove that their German language skills are the best. To be the one to represent the USA in Dresden, you must first face off in the national preliminaries at the Goethe-Institut Chicago.
Exhibition now through Dec. 21, during office hours
Crossing Lines/Future Past
Crossing Lines/Future Past presents palm prints created in spring 1926 in Dessau by a group of Bauhäusler and placed in contemporary context by a group of artists - students and faculty - that worked with Jan Tichy in Spring 2019 in Chicago, Modena and Hradec Kralove.