1924–1925 Bauhaus student
Corona Krause, born in Coronata near Genoa in 1906, came to the Bauhaus in Weimar at the age of 18 in 1924, where she studied weaving. A year later she did not take part in the move to Dessau, but continued her studies at Burg Giebichenstein in Halle. Corona Krause then worked as a textile and fashion designer. She has a daughter with the artist Friedrich Stichs. Krause died in Hanover in 1948. Her preliminary course work ‘Floating Sculpture’ was illustrated by her teacher László Moholy-Nagy in his Bauhaus book ‘From Material to Architecture’.
· Magdalena Droste, Manfred Ludewig (1998): Das Bauhaus webt. Die Textilwerkstatt am Bauhaus, Berlin.
· Matina Kousidi: The Thread of Corona Krause, beyond the Bauhaus, in: AIS Design (6.6.2016).
· Sigrid Wortmann Weltge (1993): Bauhaus-textilien. Kunst und künstlerinnen der webwerkstatt, Schaffhausen.
Main focus: Preliminary Courses, Weaving
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