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Max Bill

Painting and the sculpture are unambiguous, their utility lies in their intellectual and spiritual utility.

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Painter, architect and sculptor, Max Bill was born in 1908 at Winterhur (Switzerland).From 1924 to 1927 he studied at the Zurich School of Art where he learnt the Goldsmiths trade. He decided to become an architect after going to a conference given by Le Corbusier. As a result he trained under Bauhaus in Dessau between 1927 and 1929. In the course of attending various workshops on theatrical, . . .

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Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
« Bill Max, recherche d’un art logique », V. Anker, Ed. l’âge d’homme, Lausanne, 1979 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • « Max Bill », M. Bense et autres, Verlag Arthur, Zurich, 1958
  • « Max Bill », M. Staber, Art in progress, Methuen, London, 1964
  • « Max Bill », E. Hüttinger, ABC Verlag, Zurich, 1987
  • « Max Bill »« Max Bill », CNAC, M. Staber, Paris, , CNAC, M. Staber, Paris, 1969
To read from the artist :
  • « La formation de l’architecte », UIA, Paris, n°44, 1967
Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/bill_max

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Art movements

  • + BAUHAUS / 1919-1933 / Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Vassili Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Gerhard Marcks, Georg Muche, Oskar Schlemmer, etc.
  • + ABSTRACTION-CREATION / 1931-1938 / Etienne Béothy, Frantisek Kupka, Piet Mondrian, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Georges Vantongerloo, etc.
  • + NEW REALITIES / 1946-1956 / Etienne Béothy, Marcelle Cahn, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
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