It's arguable which characteristics constitute —it's more of a “know-it-when-you-see-it” deal. That said, these are the five common threads that almost every Bauhaus design follows:

  1. Form follows function
  2. Minimalism
  3. Revolutionary typography
  4. Passion for geometry
  5. Primary colors

To help you understand Bauhaus design in action, here's how the community used these five principles to reimagine we all know and love in true Bauhaus fashion.