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Josef Albers | Variant Adobe ca. 1947

Josef Albers, Variant / Adobe, ca. Oil on blotting paper, x cm© 2012 The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / Artists Rights Society New York. Digital Image by Imaging 4 Art, inv.

ARTmonday: Art Basel Miami 2014 Part II

Here’s my second batch of photos from Art Basel Miami (Here’s the link to Art Basel Miami 2014 Part I, in case you missed it last Monday.) I feel like a lot of the works were similar to last year’s Art … Continue reading →

Homage to the Square Josef Albers (Germany, active Munich, and United States, 1933-1976, 1888-1976)

Anni Albers and the Josef Albers Foundation, Inc., © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Josef Albers (1888-1976) was born in Bottrop, Germany, where he later taught elementary school and art. In 1920 he became a student at the...

The Josef & Anni Albers Foundation, Josef Albers, Variant/Adobe, 1947 Oil on Masonite.

Josef Albers, On Tideland, 1947-1955

“ Josef Albers born in Bottrop, Germany 1888 On Tideland, 1947 ”

Variant/Adobe - Josef Albers

Variant/Adobe - Josef Albers

Interaction of Color

Interaction of Color

Josef Albers a German born American painter was as well known for the art he created as he was for the forward thinking educational programs he designed.

Josef Albers, “Study for a Variant / Adobe (I)” (ca. 1947). Oil on blotting paper with pencil, 24.1 x 30.6 cm.

The Square in the Raw: Josef Albers’ Unguarded Moments

Josef Albers, Study for a Variant/ Adobe (I), ca. oil on blotting paper with pencil; The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, inv. x cm

Josef Albers (1888 - 1976) | Hard Edge Painting | Homage to the Square (La Tehuana) - 1951 | One of the most immediately recognizable and influential series of paintings produced in the twentieth century is Josef Albers's Homage to the Square. Beginning the series in 1950, at age 62, Albers was to produce more than a thousand Homage paintings and prints, in four different formats.

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