The Bauhaus building Dessau was built in the years 1925 – 1926 to plans by Walter Gropius. It served as a school building for the Bauhaus art, design and architecture school. Since 1996 it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. [German]
The colourful stairwell is only one of several surprising details of the Bauhaus building.
Sources / More info
- Bauhaus Foundation Dessau (Website)