Future Tenant is proud to host +49+1, a series of events accompanying the visit of a student group from the renowned Bauhaus-University Weimar, Germany to Carnegie Mellon's School of Art. The visiting students study in the Bauhaus-University's Program of Media Art and Design with a focus on "Media Events". +49+1 will open on Wednesday, March 24th with an introduction to the history of the Bauhaus-University - from its origins to the Weimar Bauhaus in the 1920s to its present form. The evening will continue with a presentation of the Bauhaus' Media Art and Design Program including the screening of student work.
From Thursday, March 25th to Sunday, March 28th, the group of German students will collaborate with students from the School of Art at Carnegie Mellon on video works related to urban space in Pittsburgh. During this time, Future Tenant will become meeting spot, base camp, and exchange zone between the groups of students and exhibition visitors. From Monday, March 29th to Sunday, April 4th, Future Tenant will feature a final exhibition of the Bauhaus-CMU collaborative video projects.
CMU-CFA Students: Alexandra R. Alessi, Stephanie Armbruster, Federico Belizon-Acal, Sarah Crosskey, Jessica Greenfield, Brenna Ivanhoe, Sunghun Kim, Ekaterina Mirochnik, Susan Park, Charles Pratt, Jessie Peterson, Nicholas Pozek, Adriane Schneider, Miki Shintani, Jennifer Sunshine and Thomas Tolhurst.
Bauhaus students: Tobias Blumtritt, Wendy Dettmann, Marc Gerbing, Vaclav Karel Harsa, Christoph Helms, Maurice Husni, Sandra Kessler, Martin Kleppe, Verena Annerose Lutkemeier, Henryk Pavel, Michael Pletziger, Peter Prautzsch, Bettina Ruhland, Sabine Streckhardt and Antje Wolter.