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Werkkunstschule Kassel

In the course of a new building on the edge of the Karlsaue - the "Schule für Handwerk und Kunst" (1946-1962) was renamed as " Werkkunstschule". The architect was Paul Friedrich Posenenske. The school is also known as the "Staatliche Werkkunstschule Kassel" or "Kunstgewerbeschule Kassel". In 1964, the "Industrial Design and Graphics" department of documenta 3 was shown there under the direction of Jupp Ernst. In 1970 it was merged together with the "Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste Kassel" to form the "Hochschule für Bildende Künste Kassel".