Art School founded by Walter Gropius in Germany and operated from 1919 to 1933. The Bauhaus style later became one of the most influential currents in modern design, Modernist architecture and art, design and architectural education. The Bauhaus had a profound influence upon subsequent developments in art, architecture, graphic design, interior design, industrial design, and typography.

The school was closed by its own leadership under pressure from the Nazi regime. The Nazi government claimed that it was a centre of communist intellectualism. Though the school was closed, the staff continued to spread its idealistic precepts as they left Germany and emigrated all over the world.

Fifti-Fifti designs the Take-off lamp

Fifti-fifti, is a new design label from Berlin and Munich. For their first product they designed the Take-off lamp, made of two sheets of paper with a very fine pattern of laser stitching. The pattern is scalable and customizable, leading to an endless variety of light/shade, structures and patterns.