Follow us on InstagramThanks to @cerealmag for a brilliant article about our exhibition. Go to their feed and find the link, it's a great read with excellent photos.Yay, just had our 800th visitor this morning! #bauhaus #breuer#moderndesign#bristolOur latest exhibition Bauhaus in Bristol celebrates the relationship between Bristol furniture manufacturer Crofton Gane and Bauhaus designer Marcel Breuer in the 1930s. Gane allowed Breuer to completely remodel and refurnish his own home as well as designing an iconic Pavilion for the Royal Show in 1936. The Gane business was destroyed in the Blitz in 1940. Crofton reopened a small shop at 87 Park St and kept going on a small scale until 1954. Now the lovely Friska who coincidentally provided the coffee for our Symposium at the Arnolfini. Nice link. #bauhaus100 #bauhaus100years #bauhaus #artcollection #bristolart #ksc #bristolexhibition #kenstradling #stradlingcollection. #bristolfestivalofideas #marcelbreuer #breuerfurniture #Marcelbreuerfurniture @arm olfiniarts @stradlingcollection @friskafood More details of the show and associated events on out website.All in black - Bauhaus founder Walter Gropius’s iconic TAC teapot designed in 1969. Our current exhibition Bauhaus in Bristol celebrates the relationship between Bristol furniture manufacturer Gane and Bauhaus furniture designer Marcel Breuer in the second half of the 1930s. Come and see it soon. #bauhaus100 #bauhaus100years #bauhaus #artcollection #bristolart #ksc #bristolexhibition #kenstradling #stradlingcollection #waltergropius #waltergropiusdesign #tacteapot #bristolfestivalofideas #marcelbreuer #breuerfurniture #Marcelbreuerfurniture @b_a_u_h_a_u_s @bauhaus_dessau_foundation @bauhaus_archiv More details of this and associated events on out website.
Monthly Archives: July 2016
Queen’s Court, Queen’s Road, Clifton, Bristol In 1937 a large triangular site on Queens Road in Clifton, a hundred yards uphill from the landmark Victoria Rooms became the site of the first large-scale luxury block of flats built in Bristol. … Continue reading
The All Electric House – Stoke Bishop, Bristol. P E Gane Ltd were established furniture manufacturers and retailers in Bristol in the first half of the 20th century. From 1933, director Crofton Gane became increasingly active amongst progressive designers, manufacturers … Continue reading