Bauhaus Twenty-21: An Ongoing Legacy
October 10–December 6, 2014
Gordon Watkinson Lecture: October 9, 5 p.m. REN112
Reception: Friday, October 10, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
BAUHAUS TWENTY-21 showcases, in unique photographic sequences created by US artist Gordon Watkinson, twelve of the most iconic achievements of Bauhaus architecture in dialogue with twelve building projects by up-and-coming and internationally renowned contemporary architects. The exhibition skillfully bridges the fields of architecture, design, and photography, placing the heritage of the Bauhaus in the context of current architectural trends and visualizes its ongoing influence on 21st century architecture.
The exhibition is organized by Foto+Synthesis. It is presented under the patronage of UNESCO with the kind support of the German Federal Foreign Office, the Goethe-Institut, as well as Alien Skin Software, Canson Infinity, Knoll, Picto, and Tecnolumen. Lead sponsor in Moscow for this exhibit is DKMullin Architects, also the University of Idaho Office of the Provost, the College of Art & Architecture, students of the University of Idaho and the business and individual Friends of the Prichard Art Gallery. Educational outreach programs sponsored by the Idaho Commission on the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.