A Piece of Schminke for Your Home!

You can acquire all products directly in the house or order them online. All prices are inclusive of German VAT. Delivery by post will incur additional charges for postage and packaging.

We ask for your understanding that the VAT reduction in the Corona crisis will not affect our gross prices. We hope you can understand the lack of discount as cultural funding for the Schminke House. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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  • Books
  • Souvenirs
  • Vouchers
  • "Der moderne Blick - The modern view"
    15.00 €
    "Der moderne Blick - The modern view"
    160 pages

    The Modern View presents a total of 20 constructions built in the 1920s and 30s in Saxony. The book wants to tell the stories behind the buildings. It comes with an additional app that allows you to experience these stories illustrated by short video clips through your smartphone or tablet, making it an interactive art book that foregoes specialist jargon in favour of pictures. Find the app in your app store or use the link at www.dermoderneblick.de .
  • "Leuchtendes Schiff in schwerer See"
    14.95 €
    "Leuchtendes Schiff in schwerer See"
    90 pages

    Our latest publication on the Schminke House as paperback. It tells the story of the house, the commissioning family and the architect Hans Scharoun in German and English. Its numerous illustrations make it an ideal complement to a guided tour through the house.
  • Haus Mettenberger Weg 17
    20.00 €
    Haus Mettenberger Weg 17
    112 pages

    Hugo Häring was one of the few representatives of the “neues bauen” who dealt with the relationship between the “intellectual” and the “technical” human. In 1950/51 he built the house at Mettenberger Weg 17 in Biberach/Riß. The results of the detailed, architectural archaeological investigations of the "House Mettenberger Weg 17" are presented in this book in a particularly descriptive manner, also understandable for the interested layperson and appealing with plenty of pictures and drawings. It is looked at in its architectural and cultural-historical context.
  • Is everything Bauhaus?
    15.00 €
    Is everything Bauhaus?
    German or English
    80 pages

    Mia and Lucas Rosenstein are excited to have been invited to their grandfather's birthday celebration in Chicago. While exploring his apartment, the kids discover an old suitcase full of peculiar articles. For each individual item, their grandfather shares another interesting story - with each one tying into the Rosenstein family history as well. All of them are part of the fascinating world of Bauhaus. Mia and Lucas's interest is sparked and together, they decide to visit the major Bauhaus sites of their home country.

    With this delightfully illustrated book, kids and adults alike will not only encounter Germany's historic Bauhaus locations, they'll also be able to grasp the idea behind the movement.
  • TOPOMOMO travel book
    10.00 €
    TOPOMOMO travel book
    176 pages

    “Boldness in building - Rediscovered” This bilingual travel book presents 32 buildings from the 1920s and 30s in the border region between the towns of Weißwasser and Jablonec nad Nisou. The residential homes, churches, schools and museums are witness to the pinnacle of this formerly industrial region, and tell us of the innovative spirit of its contemporary entrepreneurs.
  • Where Architects stay in Germany
    29.90 €
    Where Architects stay in Germany
    222 pages

    This volume invites you to a journey of discovery to very special vacation lodgings, whose architecture and interior design make the experience of traveling perfect. The book for design aficionados after a stay at the Schminke House.
  • Bauhaus Imaginista: A School in the World
    48.00 €
    Bauhaus Imaginista: A School in the World
    312 pages

    Placing emphasis on the international dissemination and reception of the Bauhaus, this book expresses the Bauhaus’ influence, philosophy, and history beyond Germany. The book offers a rare opportunity to explore the experimental, open-ended character of Modernism as well as its inherent role in reimagining the relationship between art and society.
  • Hans Scharoun - Zeichnungen
    5.00 €
    Hans Scharoun - Zeichnungen
    from the Schminke family's guest book
    16 pages

    Visiting friends: Hans Scharoun in the Schminke House. This little brochure features snippets from the family’s guestbook, in which Scharoun too has left scores of entries during his numerous visits to the house. It is a cheerful little booklet that includes drawings by the renowned architect himself.
  • "Das Konrad-Wachsmann-Haus in Niesky"
    17.90 €
    "Das Konrad-Wachsmann-Haus in Niesky"
    Ein Holzbau der Moderne
    107 pages

    The book for visitors of the company director’s home. The architect Konrad Wachsmann designed this house for the Niesky-based company Christoph & Unmack. The book was published in 2014 on the occasion of the completed restoration of the house. Alongside an abundance of photographs and stories, the book also documents the restoration works with illustrations and comments.
  • "WUWA Wohnung und Werkraum"
    10.00 €
    "WUWA Wohnung und Werkraum"
    157 pages

    “Home and Workroom” - the Werkbund Association of Craftsmen Exhibition in Breslau (Wrocław). This bilingual publication (2014) presents the buildings of the large 1929 building exhibition with numerous original photographs and floor plans, and includes interviews with people who live in them today.
  • Postcards (set of 10)
    15.00 €
    Postcards (set of 10)
    Our favourite house and its best sides, captured by our number-one photographer Marcel Schröder. The set contains 10 different pictures of the inside and outside. Almost too good to be mailed.
  • Tile "Noodle Steamer"
    18.00 €
    Tile "Noodle Steamer"
    The Schminke House as stencil art. Every tile is unique!
    This tile became a bestseller during our crowdfunding campaign. Now you can order it here. Available in blue or red.
  • Apple brandy
    24.00 €
    Apple brandy
    from our apple orchard
    200 ml, 40 %

    Our ‘House Schminke Apple Brandy’ is made exclusively with apples from the original meadow orchard beyond the Schminke House. This fine spirit is distilled manually with love in the Sächsische Spirituosenmanufaktur in Kirschau.
  • Paper model Haus Schminke
    7.00 €
    Paper model Haus Schminke
    M. 1:100
    3 sheets incl. instructions

    The Schminke House en miniature. With three sheets of heavy paper, you can build your own Schminke House on a 1 to 100 scale as display model or for colouring with crayons. Suitable for children 10 years and older.
  • Zeiss lamp
    399.00 €
    Zeiss lamp
    Zeiss Ikon DP1
    about 1928

    A bright spot on your ceiling: this lamp, designed in 1928 by the Bauhaus teacher Adolf Meyer comes with its original, and with a replacement shade made in GDR - eye candy for the modern living room.

    The lamp can either be picked up at the Schminke House or shipped including insurance. Please get in touch with us for details on shipping costs.
  • Guided tour (exclusive)
    50.00 €
    Guided tour (exclusive)
    Private tour of the Schminke House
    after prior arrangement
    50,- € incl. 5 guests

    A voucher for an undisturbed tour through the house - at the date you request. Guided tours are also possible outside of our regular opening hours.
  • Voucher overnight stay
    250.00 €
    Voucher overnight stay
    Staying overnight at the Schminke House
    2 to 12 guests max.
    starting at 250,- €

    A tangible experience - gift a night in our unique atmosphere for a maximum of 12 guests. The entire house and garden will be at your disposal. The voucher will not contain a fixed date and is valid for three years.