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Jesus Rafael Soto and the Josef Albers Museum

A few years ago we went to the Josef Albers Museum in Bottrop. An excellent museum with a small museum shop. Small but with a very interesting inventory. 264 more words

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Josef ALBERS: The Magic and Logic of Color

Josef Albers (1888 – 1976) was a German-born American artist and educator whose work, both in Europe and in the United States, formed the basis of some of the most influential and far-reaching art education programs of the twentieth century. 106 more words


Happy birthday Josef Albers!

Did you know that Josef Albers produced more than a thousand works in his series ‘Homage to the Square’?

He begun working on his squares in 1949 and continued until his death in 1976. 90 more words

Josef Albers

I went to the Barber Institute today as a treat from doing my marking!  They have a small exhibition on called ‘Chance, Order, Change’ with 11 pieces from 1939-89. 110 more words


Research point - Joel Sternfield

Joel Sternfield (30th June 1944)


Sternfield is a fine art photographer specializing in large format documentary pictures of the USA.  He began working in colour in 1970 after learning the colour theory of Johannes Itten and Josef Albers. 120 more words


Part three: colour studies: Research Point 1

‘What artists learn from other artists is not so much history or technique (although we learn through tons of that too); what we really gain from the artmaking of others is courage-by-association.’ … 937 more words

A Textiles Vocabulary

Painting: High Five?

A Study of Mid-Century Modern art…

My inspiration was the artist Josef Albers, particularly his Interaction of Color work.

In this painting (c. 1950) I love the possibilities for exploring color with overlapping squares & rectangles. 153 more words

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