26.05.2019

Exhibitions

Black Box. A Cabinet of Robotic Curiosities

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The Vitra Design Museum Collection

Permanent exhibition

Vitra Schaudepot

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02.02.2019 – 07.07.2019

Lake Verea: Paparazza Moderna

Vitra Design Museum Gallery

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30.03.2019 – 08.09.2019

Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People

Vitra Design Museum

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24.05.2019 – 20.10.2019

Living in a Box: Design and Comics

Vitra Schaudepot

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Events / Special guided tours / Workshops

Sun, 26.05.2019

11:00 am

Architekturführung
Start: Vitra Schaudepot

Architecture Tour (DE)

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11:30 am

Ausstellungsführung
Vitra Design Museum

Guided tour »Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People« (DE)

The architect and urban planner Balkrishna Doshi (*1927 in Pune, India) is recognized as the most significant pioneer of modern architecture in India. In over 60 years of practice, Doshi has realized nearly 100 projects and in 2018 was recognized for his achievements with the renowned Pritzker Prize. While touring the major retrospective, visitors will become acquainted with Doshi’s work through numerous drawings, models, art works, photographs, film footage and several full-scale installations, thereby gaining a better understanding of his close relationships with other influential architects such as Le Corbusier or Louis Kahn.

Admission: € 7 plus entry fee
Duration: approx. 1 hour
No registration required

Further information on the exhibition here

 

11:30 am

Architekturführung
Start: Vitra Design Museum

Architecture Tour (EN)

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1:00 pm

Weitere Führung
Start: Vitra Schaudepot

Highlights from the collection | GUIDED TOUR (DE)

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1:30 pm

Architekturführung
Start: Vitra Design Museum

Architecture Tour (DE)

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2:00 pm

Architekturführung
Start: Vitra Schaudepot

Architecture Tour (EN)

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2:00 pm

Weitere Führung
Start: Vitra Schaudepot

Highlights from the collection | GUIDED TOUR (EN)

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4:00 pm

Vitra Design Museum

Expert tour along the Rehberger-Weg | GUIDED TOUR (DE)

To discover more about the landscape surrounding the Rehberger-Weg, expert-led tours on a variety of themes are offered. Please note that these tours are held in German. 

«Wine-growing» with Susi Engler: Vineyards along the Rehberger-Weg – On this tour, you will hear about the fascinating history of wine-growing and gain insights into the annual cycle of the vine and the seasonal tasks carried out in the vineyard. You will learn interesting facts about the past and present of the local wine-growing industry.

Start: 4 pm
Duration: 2 hours
Price: EUR 10.- per person

The price includes a shuttle bus back to the starting point. The tours will take place whatever the weather. Please book your place in advance. More information here