The impact of Bauhaus on modern culture

Today marks 100 years since the founding of the German design school, Staatliches Bauhaus, or the Bauhaus. The school opened on 1 April 1919 and spawned a movement that we know today as Bauhaus.

This movement has impacted on everything from furniture to fonts to famous buildings, and influenced countless designers and illustrators across the decades. To celebrate its anniversary, we're taking a look at how the Bauhaus has influenced modern culture. Read on to find out more...

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Garrick Webster

Garrick Webster is a freelance copywriter and branding specialist. He’s worked with major renewable energy companies such as Ecotricity and the Green Britain Group, and has helped develop award-winning branding and packaging for several distilleries in the UK, the US and Australia. He’s a former editor of Computer Arts magazine and has been writing about design, creativity and technology since 1995.