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Anni Albers

selected writings on design

by Anni Albers

  • 120 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Wesleyan University Press, University Press of New England in [Middleton, Conn.], Hanover .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design -- Philosophy,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [77]-79).

    Statementedited and with an introduction by Brenda Danilowitz ; foreword by Nicholas Fox Weber.
    ContributionsDanilowitz, Brenda.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1505 .A38 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 79 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13629678M
    ISBN 100819564478
    LC Control Number00010582
    OCLC/WorldCa44650776

      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.

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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 Anni Albers 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, Anni Albers book 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.