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For Objectivity in Viewing Vaccinations

The Medical Section at the Goetheanum and the International Federation of An­throposophic Medical Associations have stated that Anthroposophic…

Workshop series ‘Living Archive’ from the Kunstmuseum Basel at the Goetheanum

The Kunstmuseum Basel will present its workshop series ‘Living Archive’ at the Goetheanum on 15th June. Participation is free of charge, but advance…

Summer Festival week with four Mystery Dramas by Rudolf Steiner

Experiences that are unusual, unpredictable or threatening make us feel uncertain, fearful and powerless. In his Mystery Dramas Rudolf Steiner shows…

The Goetheanum receives Digital PR-Award ‹Best NGO Newsroom›

The Goetheanum has won the Digital Public Relations Award for ‘Best NGO Newsroom’ for the German-speaking region. Based on qualitative and…

Quite popular: the small herds of cows and sheep in the Goetheanum Park

Since April, cows have been grazing on the grounds of the Goetheanum Park alongside sheep again. Some people even know the cows by their names.

New Management at Goetheanum Publishing House

The Goetheanum publishing house appointed Thomas Didden as its new managing director. Christiane Haid remains responsible for the editorial content.

World Teachers‘ Conference on Inner Freedom and Social Responsibility

For ‘Inner Freedom – Social Responsibility: Finding Paths to a Human Future’ more than 1000 Waldorf educators will take part in the World Teachers‘…

World Goetheanum Association launches initial projects

The first project supported by the World Goetheanum Association is the Goetheanum Leadership School. The Association‘s partners are currently…

General meeting confirms treasurer Justus Wittich

More personal responsibility for employees, commitment to the diversity of members, finances on the right track, reconfirmation of treasurer Justus…

Student conference ′Courage′: overcoming the fear of the unknown

For Ronja Eis (21) and Till Höffner (20) courage is needed especially in adolescence: courage to stand up for oneself, but also courage to meet…

The Vital Speisehaus at the Goetheanum is switching to china

The Speisehaus at the Goetheanum is a pioneer in offering organic and biodynamic quality vegetarian wholefoods. For conferences it is now replacing…

Goetheanum photo shoot: ‹Garage› magazine

In February 2019, the American magazine ‹Garage› published an article about the Goetheanum (in print and online) that included a series of (fashion…

Memorial concert commemorating the Fukushima nuclear accident

The commemoration of the nuclear accident and the natural disaster at Fukushima in 2011 will be held at the Goetheanum for the first time after a…

Launch of the Goetheanum Leadership School in Autumn

The Goetheanum Leadership School is aimed at self-management as a prerequisite for the management of companies and groups as well as for the exercise…

For the first time in abridged form: The Goetheanum Stage will once again be presenting Goethe's 'Faust 1 and 2' in 2020

In 2020 Faust 1 and 2' by Johann Wolfgang Goethe will be performed again at the Goetheanum. Now that the initial funding has been secured, nothing…

Medical Section supports 'Media Fasting' initiative

‹Medienfasting› is a project of the University of Witten/Herdecke, the Lifestyle Initiative and the Professional Association of Pediatricians and…

Agricultural Conference 2019: Fair prices through associative management in the supply chain

Biodynamic agriculture is a pioneer in organic farming. In addition, biodynamic agriculture is a pioneer in the development of practice-oriented…

Sold Out: Basel Symphony Orchestra with Jonas Kaufmann at the Goetheanum

On 16 January, the Basel Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jochen Rieder performed with tenor Jonas Kaufmann at the sold-out Goetheanum. The programme…

Special library for curative education to be integrated into Goetheanum library

As of October 2018, the approx. 7,000 titles from the Curative Education and Social Therapy Library of the Anthroposophic Council for Inclusive Social…

Theater initiative 'Spielraum' begins work at Goetheanum

On 21 October, the new theatre Initiative 'Spielraum' ('Play-room') will be introduced at the Goetheanum - with whole grain bread and theatre games.…

Discussion of food quality on World Food Day

The nutrition scientist Jasmin Peschke is calling for more self-determination in dealing with food: Production conditions determine food quality,…

Pioneers of social change meet at the World Goetheanum Forum

Around 180 participants exchanged views with people from different countries and cultures at the first World Goetheanum Forum held from 28 to 30…

Goetheanum Gardens: First sheep twins born

The cows and sheep living on the Goetheanum grounds are beloved by the public. They revitalise the Goetheanum Park and complement each other in their…

Non-affirmation of two board members: Goetheanum Leadership determines steps for transition period

On 24 March 2018, the General Assembly of the General Anthroposophical Society did not approve the extension of the terms of office of Paul Mackay and…

Goetheanum Studies focuses on self-knowledge and engagement in the world

The Goetheanum Studies programme aims to develop skills in the areas of self-knowledge and engagement in the world. This goal is supported by the…

Film shows 'School as a Whole' as the mission of the Waldorf school movement

In the film 'Tea(cher) Talk' from the web project waldorf-resources.org Waldorf teachers from six countries explain why it is important at a school to…

Founding of the World Goetheanum Association

On the 17th and 18th of May 2018 at the Goetheanum, representatives from 75 companies and institutions as well as independent professionals founded…

Goetheanum Leadership reorganises operations and School for Spiritual Science

After two members of the Executive Council at the Goetheanum were not reconfirmed, the Goetheanum Leadership has reassigned all tasks at the…