Link About It: This Week’s Picks

An opera in a Bauhaus swimming pool, counterculture in the internet age, a hotel-cinema hybrid and more

Modern Counterculture + the Invasive Internet “In the internet era, true counterculture is difficult to see, and even harder to find—but that doesn’t mean it’s not there,” Berlin-based writer Caroline Busta writes in her Document Journal debut, “The internet didn’t kill counterculture—you just won’t find it on Instagram.” In her article, Busta points out that counterculture isn’t as simply classified as it used to be. …

Gunta Stölzl Orchard Bauhaus Blanket

This authorized reproduction of Gunta Stölzl’s Bauhaus bedspread comes from Wallace Sewell, in celebration of 100 years of the German design school. Part homage, part reimagining, this throw harkens back to those available to at the student accommodation at Bauhaus Dessau. Crafted from 100% merino lambswool, it’s available in two subtle colorways and measures 245 by 142cm. Price is in Pounds.

Bauhaus Edition 01 Trunks

Referencing the simple forms of the beloved German design movement, Timo’s aptly named “Bauhaus Edition 01” swim trunks are bold yet sophisticated. Covered in black, white, green, red and yellow geometric shapes, they feature an elastic waistband and a drawstring. With contrast stitching, these trunks offer a slim but relaxed fit and are made from a quick-dry fabric.