ABOUT US

  We are a collective of anthropologist, artist, and designers. The four of us graduated from the Anthropology department at University College London. Adam Drazin runs the Material Culture MA programme in Anthropology at University College London (uk) / a.drazin@ucl.ac.uk  Isabel Bredenbroeker is an anthropologist, writer and gallery manager in Berlin (de) / isabel.bredenbroeker@gmail.com Anaïs Bloch works as designer,…

NEWS

Upcoming Bloomsbury publication / Design Anthropological Futures The Sound of Household Futures Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 50 Bedford Square London WC1B 3DP +44 (0) 20 7631 5682   Upcoming Bauhaus publication / On housekeeping and budgeting after Modernity Eds. Regina Bittner/Elke Krasny Edition Bauhaus Cleaning up after Gropius This publication collates scientific essays, artists‘ and designers‘…

MODERN HOUSEHOLD

Households in the Masters’ Houses:  How will we live a healthy and efficient lifestyle in the future? CLEANLINESS, ANTHROPOLOGY, DESIGN FUTURES. Cleaning Up After Gropius is a sound-art installation, using anthropological research on cleaning in Bauhaus buildings. Cleaning work is not supposed to be seen, out of sight and often out of mind. In this…

SOUNDS MOVIE

  Movie of the exhibition, August 2015, Bauhaus Dessau Edited and produced by Lee Mckarkiel   Movie produced for the exhibition in 2015 in the Bauhaus Dessau Edited and produced by Lee Mckarkiel, Anaïs Bloch Concept: Anaïs Bloch, Isabel Bredenbroeker,  Adam Drazin, Robert Knowles Casting: Sanaz Zardosht, Rubby Sumner   SOUND ARCHIVES TO BE DOWNLOAD SOON…  

BOOK

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EXHIBITION 2015

BAUHAUS DESSAU Household Trade Fair Dessau June 2015 On Friday 12 June, we launched a UCL installation on the Anthropology of Cleaning, as a part of the ‘Haushaultsmesse 2015: Zur Kunst des Haushaltens im 21 Jahrhundert’ – ‘the art of the Household in the 21st Century’. This art exhibition, drawing on international artists and academic…

RESEARCH

ARCHIVES II – DESSAU 2015 ARCHIVES I – DESSAU 2015   RESEARCH II – LONDON / BERLIN 2015 RESEARCH I – DESSAU 2014 MOVIE – BAUHAUS ARCHIVE

WORKSHOP 2014

Bauhaus Dessau – Workshop 2014 Click here to see the Poster   Work Conducted With: The Bauhaus Foundation, Dessau How can the sensory environment of heritage sites bring us closer to a historical evocation of the past? Is the fixity of heritage, especially the preservation of architectural heritage, a problem, and can artistic methods help…