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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Bauhaus and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Bauhaus, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Bauhaus include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Bauhaus alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Bauhaus are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Bauhaus.

List ranges from Marcel Breuer to Max Bill and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bauhaus?” and “Which celebrities are Bauhaus alumni?”
Wilhelm Wagenfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bauhaus Alumni
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Wilhelm Wagenfeld was an important German industrial designer of the 20th Century, disciple of Bauhaus. He designed glass and metal works for the Jenaer Glaswerk Schott & Gen., the Vereinigte Lausitzer Glaswerke in Weißwasser, Rosenthal, Braun GmbH and WMF. Some of his designs are still produced until these days. ...more

Age: Died at 90 (1900-1990)

Birthplace: Bremen, Germany

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Herbert Bayer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bauhaus Alumni
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Herbert Bayer was an Austrian and American graphic designer, painter, photographer, sculptor, art director, environmental and interior designer, and architect, who was widely recognized as the last living member of the Bauhaus and was instrumental in the development of the Atlantic Richfield Company's corporate art collection until his death in 1985. ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1900-1985)

Birthplace: Haag am Hausruck, Austria

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Josef Albers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bauhaus Alumni
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Josef Albers was a German-born American artist and educator whose work, both in Europe and in the United States, formed the basis of some of the most influential and far-reaching art education programs of the twentieth century. ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1888-1976)

Birthplace: Bottrop, Germany

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Marcel Breuer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bauhaus Alumni
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Marcel Lajos Breuer, was a Hungarian-born modernist, architect and furniture designer. One of the masters of Modernism, Breuer extended the sculptural vocabulary he had developed in the carpentry shop at the Bauhaus into a personal architecture that made him one of the world’s most popular architects at the peak of 20th-Century design. ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1902-1981)

Birthplace: Pécs, Hungary

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