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Anni Albers

Anni Albers

Anni Albers

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Published by Brooklyn Museum, Division of Publications and Marketing Services in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Albers, Anni -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[organized] by Gene Baro ; with an essay by Nicholas Fox Weber.
    ContributionsBaro, Gene., Brooklyn Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6888.A48 A4 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4566480M
    LC Control Number77082324


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This is a slim book with good colour photos. The writing is excellent, intelligent and intuitive. Read this if you want to know what creativity is from someone who knows. Aside from 3 or 4 typos I highly recommend this book.

Get it before it goes out of print. I also recommend The Prints of Anni Albers: A Catalogue Raisonne, /5(2). Anni Albers. Anni Albers (–) was a textile artist, designer, printmaker, and educator known for her pioneering graphic wall hangings, weavings, and designs.

She was born in Berlin, and studied painting under German Impressionist Martin Brandenburg from to   Anni Albers (–) was a German textile designer, weaver, and printmaker, and among the leading pioneers of 20th-century modernism. Although she has heavily influenced generations of artists and designers, her contribution to modernist art history has been comparatively overlooked, especially in relation to that of her husband, Josef.4/4(8).

Anni Albers' lovely essay, "Material as Metaphor", concludes this wide-ranging selection of her writings on art and design. Her ideas contradict, evolve, challenge. From the 's and the Bauhaus, to the 's and Black Mountain College, to her time with her husband at Yale, to widowhood, Albers always strived for an open mind and hand /5.

Anni Albers () was a textile designer, weaver, writer and printmaker, who was among the leading pioneers of twentieth-century modernism. Throughout her fruitful career she inspired a reconsideration of fabrics, both in their functional roles and as wall hangings, truly establishing thread and weaving as a valid medium for art/5(26).

Anni Albers combined the ancient craft of hand-weaving with the language of modern art. of Albers’s seminal publication On Weaving and the wide source material she gathered together to create the book.

Organised by Tate Modern and Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf. Anni Albers (–) was a German textile designer, weaver, and printmaker, and among the leading pioneers of 20th-century modernism.

Although she has heavily influenced generations of artists and designers, her contribution to modernist art history has been comparatively overlooked, especially in relation to that of her husband, Josef. Anni Albers (–) was one of the foremost textile artists of the twentieth century; her works are in major museum collections around the as Fox Weber is executive director of The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation and the author of The Bauhaus Group: Six Masters of Cirauqui is curator at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Spain.

While at Black Mountain (–49), Anni Albers developed a weaving curriculum that focused on industrial design, a course of study she later described in her book On Weaving ().

During that time, she continued to try out nontraditional materials—such as harness maker’s thread, hemp, plastic, and Lurex (synthetic metal thread). Anni Albers book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Among the foremost textile designers of the 20th century, Anni Albers (1 /5. Printmaker and textile artist Anni Albers is widely recognized both for her geometric patterned compositions and deep involvement with the Bauhaus and Black Mountain College, teaching at the latter between and Albers arrived at the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany inbut was limited in the coursework she could pursue as certain disciplines were not taught to Nationality: German-American.

In her unique, luminous way, Anni Albers created an elegant, lucid, and entertaining book which in a mere 80 pages of text (supported by more than one hundred images) quietly and authoritatively provides both the general reader and the informed expert with a meditation on weaving, its history, its tools and techniques, and its implication for.

Anni Albers (–) was a textile designer, weaver, writer and printmaker, who was among the leading pioneers of twentieth-century modernism.

Throughout her fruitful career she inspired a reconsideration of fabrics, both in their functional roles and as wall hangings, truly establishing thread and weaving as a valid medium for art. Anni Albers ( - ) was one of the most influential textile designers of the 20th century.

Born in Berlin, in she became a student at the Bauhaus in Weimar, where she met her ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. pages. Published on the occasion of the Anni Albers exhibition presented at David Zwirner, New York, inthis catalogue features new scholarship from the show’s curator, Brenda Danilowitz, art historian and chief curator of The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, and T’ai Smith, an expert on Bauhaus craft and weaving.

Get this from a library. Anni Albers. [Nicholas Fox Weber; Pandora Tabatabai Asbaghi; Anni Albers; Peggy Guggenheim Collection.; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.] -- "Among the foremost textile designers of the 20th century, Anni Albers was a central figure of the Weaving Workshop at the Bauhaus in prewar Germany.

Accompanying a centennial retrospective of her. Published on the occasion of the Anni Albers exhibition presented at David Zwirner, New York, inthis catalogue features new scholarship from the show’s curator, Brenda Danilowitz, art historian and chief curator of The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, and T’ai Smith, an expert on Bauhaus craft and ed on: Octo   "On Weaving is a book that one reads again and again for the insightful logic about the meaning of art, and the reasons and methods governing the creation of good design.

Anni Albers is perhaps more relevant today than she was during her lifetime."Author: Anni Albers. Anni Albers, Nicholas Fox Weber, Manuel Cirauqui, T`ai Smith Published by Princeton University Press () ISBN ISBN Anni Albers, “Study for Unexecuted Wallhanging” () x cm, gouache with pencil on photo offset paper, the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany CT, (photo: Tim Nighswander Author: Becky Peterson.

Josef & Anni Albers. Selected Writings. Homages to the Square. Paintings on Paper. Structural Constellations. Textile Samples. Interaction of Color. Illustrated Lecture.

Exhibition Catalogues. Public Collections. Josef Albers Museum Germany. The Larressingle Fund. Visiting Artists. Sunday Read: Anni Albers: Notebook – An exquisitely produced new book reveals the playful experimentation of original Bauhaus member Anni Albers, cementing her reputation as a powerful force in the graphic arts amidst a flurry of major solo shows.

Inthe couple set up the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, which has long collaborated with British rug-and-fabrics company Christopher Farr Cloth, reinterpreting textiles from her archive. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Anni Albers books online.

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LONDON — When Anni Albers she received an honorary doctorate from the Royal College of Art here in A ceremony was held nearby at The Royal Albert Hall, so solemn that a friend of. Anni Albers ( - ) was one of the most influential textile designers of the 20th century.

Born in Berlin, in she became a student at the Bauhaus in Weimar, where she met her husband, Josef Albers. From to Albers taught at Black Mountain College. The fifteen essays Author: Anni Albers. This survey of textile fundamentals and methods, written by the foremost textile artist of the 20th century, covers hand weaving and the loom, fundamental construction and draft notation, modified and composite weaves, early techniques of thread interlacing, interrelation of fiber and construction, tactile sensibility, and design.

9 color illustrations. black-and-white. May Robert (Bob) Gregson live Zoom lecture on Anni Albers presented by NBMAA at p.m. EST. Visit our event page to register. May Fritz Horstman will lead a hands-on color workshop based on Josef Albers’s book Interaction of Color via Zoom at 11 a.m.

EST. Register in advance here. Additional programs to be announced. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Anni Albers: Selected Writings on Design by Anni Albers (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at 5/5(1).

In the companion book, “Anni Albers,” 10 art historians and writers make the compelling argument that Albers is a major artist whose time has come. The volume itself is beautifully designed. Anni Albers was a German artist. She was born in Berlin in and came from a Jewish family.

She was interested in art from a young age. Albers studied at the Bauhaus. The Bauhaus was an exciting school of art and design in Germany. Art teachers. Anni Albers ( - ), born in Berlin, Germany, was one of the most influential textile artists of the twentieth century.

Admired for her pioneering wall hangings and textiles, Albers was also a prolific printmaker. She was admitted to the Bauhaus in David Zwirner is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Anni Albers (–) at the West 20th Street location in New York.

Curated by Brenda Danilowitz, Chief Curator at The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, this will be the gallery’s first solo presentation of the artist’s work since having announced exclusive representation of the Foundation, inand Albers’s first.

Before Anni Albers’ death May 9,the German government paid Mrs. Albers reparations for the confiscation of her parents’ successful furniture business in the s, which was shut down due to the family’s Jewish roots.

Albers put the resulting sum into a foundation, which manages the Albers estate today. Anni Albers () was a textile designer, weaver, writer and printmaker, who was among the leading pioneers of twentieth-century modernism.

Throughout her fruitful career she inspired a reconsideration of fabrics, both in their functional roles and as wall hangings, truly establishing thread and weaving as a valid medium for art.

Anni Albers () was one of the foremost textile artists of the twentieth century; her works are in major museum collections around the world. Nicholas Fox Weber is executive director of The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation and the author of The Bauhaus Group: Six Masters of Modernism/5(59).

The fifteen essays gathered here illustrate Anni Albers's concept of design as the pursuit of wholeness -- """"the coalition of form answering practical needs and form answering aesthetic needs."""" This beautifully illustrated book addresses the artistic and practical concerns of modern design and considers the ever-changing role of the designer/5(6).

Anni Albers (born Annelise Elsa Frieda Fleischmann; J – May 9, ) was a German-born American textile artist and printmaker credited with blurring the lines between traditional craft and art.

Besides surface qualities, such as rough and smooth, dull and shiny, hard and soft, textiles also includes colour, and, as the dominating. Anni Albers (–) was a German textile designer, weaver, and printmaker, and among the leading pioneers of 20th-century modernism.

Although she has heavily influenced generations of artists and designers, her contribution to modernist art history has been comparatively overlooked, especially in relation to that of her husband, Josef.

Anni Albers. Rugs by Anni Albers. Biography. One of the most influential textile artists of the 20th century, Anni Albers began her career at the Bauhaus, where – prevented from studying other disciplines as a woman – she took up weaving under the tutelage of Gunta Stölzl.

This kickstarted a lifelong passion for the tactile and aesthetic. Anni Albers’ textile art gives pleasure to a room, to a wall, a bed, a floor, to the spaces in between. Things are framed on walls, hang freely in space, are lain : Adrian Searle.

From the first page of her seminal text On Weaving, Anni Albers made it clear she was interested in digging into the past to find a path toward modern ting the book to her “great teachers, the weavers of ancient Peru,” Albers delved deep into the history of the craft to build the case for the inevitability of this eternal human impulse, filling the book .