What is "the Bauhaus"? How and why does this art school influence design, architecture and modern life to this day? 50 pointed answers tell the story of this "laboratory of modernity": From the visionary Bauhäusler who are keen to experiment and hungry for life. Of pioneering architecture and omnipresent design. Of love and passion, of hostility, conflict and of how the Bauhaus idea made its way into the world.