New Bauhaus Museum, Weimar

Concept Design

Client: German Government, State of Thuringia
Size: 32,000 sqm Gross
Location: Weimar, Germany

Linking up parks - Connect big park and courtyard garden.

Aligning street frontage - Distort formal Bauhaus façade to create museum volumes behind.

Two museum volumes - Big volume houses Reception & Main exhibition. Small volume houses Workshop & Office. Twisted form creates canopied entrances on either side.

Open site - The passage through museum ground lobby keeps the site open to public. The new museum and old building share one loading area from the north.

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