Although older than Bauhaus Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle has arguably never achieved the same popular acclaim as its fêted near neighbour.

Is however still in existence, and thus need not live on its laurels, but rather can continually develop its legacy through the efforts and ideas of its staff and students.

The 2017 annual summer exhibition provided insights into the contribution made, and being made, by the current crop……..

Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle: The Goldbau

Phenomeneon by Pieke Bergmans, part of Dream out Loud opens at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (Photo Mirjam Bleeker, courtesy Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam)

Such are the vagaries of the autumn/spring cycle in the global design exhibition industry, and it is an industry people,

The sideboard and chair designed by Paul Thiersch for the Weissenhofsiedlung Stuttgart, as see at Moderne in der Werkstatt - 100 Years Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle, Kunstmuseum Moritzburg, Halle

As we noted in our post celebrating Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle’s 100th birthday, one of Paul Thiersch’s first initiatives upon

Burg Giebichenstein Halle

“I intend to run the institution such that in terms of craftsmanship the best possible is achieved, and to foster

Burg Giebichenstein Halle

As any fool know, Germany’s most important contribution to art, architecture and design education was established in Weimar in April

Die Burg verbindet Burg Giebichenstein 2014 Carry Me by Miriam Bunte

24 hours after Hella Jongerius crossed our paths at the Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin Rundgang 2014, and 48 hours after finding

Milan Design week 2013 Galleria Viafarini Magic Moments Inside

Those Milan Design Week visitors brave enough to venture north of Garibaldi Station, yes there is civilisation up there, will

Following our visits to the Bauhaus University Weimar, Fachhochschule Potsdam, Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee and  Universität der Künste Berlin the final stage

Many of you will no doubt remember our summer tour 2010. We’ll it’s that time of year again. Our 2011

Although very short the (smow)summer tour 2010 was certainly worth the effort. Its always worth the effort to visit an

“Exhibition Opening on Friday 16. Juli Volkspark Halle” We admit we didn’t actually check what Burg Giebichenstein understand by “Exhibition

Name: Stephan Schulz Born: Schwerin, 1983 Alma mater: 2003-2009  Industrial Design, Burg Giebichenstein, Halle 2007-2008 Erasmus studies at the Design

Effortless and relaxed as this all seems, our reality is a life in constant motion as we move from one

Every month Jasper Morrison sends a photo to the Vitra Magazine. And every month Vitra publish it. Every month we

In the past few months we’ve had the privilege and misfortune of viewing several student showcases. These have ranged from

While the “big name” designers show their wares at the IMA Village, the future stars are grouped together as DMY:Youngsters