News from the Goetheanum

The First Will Be The Last
11 July 2022

The First Will Be The Last

A quantum physicist annotated one of his talks with the following words: «I will tell you things that you understand and that I understand. I will ...

Doing Art
06 July 2022

Doing Art

Artistic activity makes familiar with creative processes. At the Goetheanum, the art impulse also lives as a stimulus for tasks in agriculture, ...

Child dignity
05 July 2022

Child dignity

The conference on the Dignity of the Child held at the Goetheanum from 15 to 18 June was attended by 400 people from 21 countries.

«Full, vibrant life»
04 July 2022

«Full, vibrant life»

Family life has become very diverse. But circumstances and what children bring with them can challenge the whole family. The Goetheanum therefore ...

‘Faust’ rejuvenated
01 July 2022

‘Faust’ rejuvenated

The Goetheanum Stage presents ‘Faust Parts 1 and 2’ this summer in a nine-hour staging directed by Andrea Pfaehler. It is the third year for this ...

“Permanent liberation”
24 June 2022

“Permanent liberation”

The exhibition ‘Colour’s Open Secret’, which will be shown at the Goetheanum until 20 July 2022, offers insight into the diverse creative work of ...

The Drama Around Wheat
04 June 2022

The Drama Around Wheat

From wheat, we bake bread. Our ‹daily bread› represents our daily nourishment in general. But where does wheat for bread come from? Of course, ...

Clowns at the Goetheanum
01 June 2022

Clowns at the Goetheanum

Clowns as developing human beings have moved into the Goetheanum. This sum-mer the two clowns Vanilli und Topolino will offer a course for adults ...

The Dreams of Technology
17 May 2022

The Dreams of Technology

The health crisis has provoked contrasting, sometimes radical reactions. In the background is a confrontation of worldviews, an ill-conscious ...

Common Roots
17 May 2022

Common Roots

What is the relationship between biodynamic agriculture and the indigenous peoples' understanding of nature? What can be learned here? Jean-Michel ...

The Goetheanum represents the Canton of Solothurn in the project ‘The Magic of Beautiful Places’
09 May 2022

The Goetheanum represents the Canton of Solothurn in the project ‘The Magic of Beautiful Places’

The Goetheanum is part of the Federal Inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites (ISOS), representing the Canton of Solothurn in the newly published list ...

Learning and living interculturality
12 April 2022

Learning and living interculturality

Diversity illustrates how differently concepts such as ‘Christ’, ‘reincarnation’ and ‘karma’, and ‘Goetheanism’ can be experienced. The Goetheanum ...

New artistic territory: ‘Parsifal‘ at the Goetheanum
06 April 2022

New artistic territory: ‘Parsifal‘ at the Goetheanum

Richard Wagner‘s music drama ‘Parsifal’ will come to the Goetheanum Stage at Easter 2023 as a coproduction of Pamy Mediaproductions and the ...

Promoting individuality
14 March 2022

Promoting individuality

In the first half of the twentieth century, promoting the uniqueness of each individual became the goal of attempts at educational reform. In a ...

Peace in Ukraine!
10 March 2022

Peace in Ukraine!

The war in Ukraine constitutes an unacceptable attack on peace and freedom, life and dignity. The situation has the potential to escalate with ...