It details the idea behind the school's conception; its teaching methods; its aims and ambitions; its founder, Walter Gropius; the experiences of and achievements of students; the public face of the school; the activities of teachers, such as Paul Klee, Josef Albers
, and Wassily Kandinsky; and the school's closing by the Nazis in 1933.
From left to right: Josef Albers
, Hinnerk Scheper, Georg Muche, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Herbert Bayer, Joost Schmidt, Walter Gropius, Marcel Breuer, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Lyonel Feininger, Gunta Stolzl, Oskar Schlemmer
' artistic talent convinced Gropius to such an extent that he appointed him young master even before his journeyman's examination.
In 2011 his work was included in "70 Years of Abstract Painting" at Jason McCoy Gallery in New York, which assembled works by modern and contemporary painters, including Josef Albers
, Hans Hofmann and Jackson Pollock.
A Nebraska native and a former student of Anni and Josef Albers
, Hicks has created monumental fiber sculptures since the late 1950s.
19.) MASTER CLASS: JOSEF ALBERS
AND HIS STUDENTS AT THE NASSAU COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART A first in a series exploring the student-teacher relationship in art history, this exhibit looks at the works of Josef Albers
, known for his Bauhaus training.
Beginning in the 1930s, Josef Albers
paid more than a dozen visits to Mexican archaeological sites, picking up source material for his practice.
I type on an Eames chair, eat with Arne Jacobsen cutlery and rest tired eyes on the coloured squares of Josef Albers
. But when I step out from my white-cube apartment, I find a different kind of pleasure that's equally thrilling: My New York neighbourhood is full of Victorian tenements covered in a riot of decoration, from carved heads and scallop shells to flower garlands and twisting columns that don't hold anything up.
Timothy McCarthy and Caleb Hartzler at Alchemy Properties report brisk business at the building's sales gallery where art by Anni and Josef Albers
is an added bosnus.
As she currently finds inspiration in abstract art by artists such as Mark Rothko, Josef Albers
, Britt Bass Turner, and Jenny Prinn, it's no wonder she goes for statement shoes with loud colors, unconventional designs, and interesting prints, and even has a strange attraction to fruit on shoes, from bananas to apples-you name it.