Background Image

Josef Albers

I am particularly interested by the psychic effect of the color.

Pic Image Image Image

Josef Albers was born in Germany in 1888 (Bottrop, Westphalia). He was a teacher from 1908 to 1913. Then he followed art studies. He went to the Beaux Arts royal Academy of Berlin, the Kunstgewerbeschule in Essen, the Beaux arts Academy of Berlin, then, from 1920 to 1923, the Bauhaus of Weirmar. In 1923 and for ten years, after he was a companion, Albers became master in the Bauhaus atelier of . . .

See & discover

Beyond works currently in stock, it seemed to me useful to combine business with pleasure by letting you discover others works by artists in my gallery. These artworks, now sold or removed from our website, have been in our stock in the past. These pages will undoubtedly make it possible for some of you to associate an image with its title or the other way round, for others it will be a good time to discover more on such and such artist. For the sake of confidentiality – the pieces being no longer available – we won't display neither their numbering or their price. For whatever reason, make sure to visit this amazing art database with to date 6441 online works just for your pleasure! Michelle Champetier

The works presented on this page are not available anymore.
Original signed screenprint de  : Variant X from Ten variants
Variant X from Ten...
1967 Original screenprint, extracted from the portfolio "Ten variants", signed with its monogram "A. 67" in pencil by the artist. Ives-Sillman Inc.... Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Slade + Sky
Slade + Sky
1964 Original screenprint, signed, dated and titled in pencil by the artist. Ives-Sillman Ed., New York. This print was realized for a special issue of... Without
Book de  : Formulation - Articulation
Formulation -...
1972 Two portofolio with 127 screenprints (121 in colors) by Josef Albers, preface signed in ink by the artist. Harry N. Abrams Publisher and Ives... Without
Screenprint de  : Homage squared II
Homage squared II
1964 Original screenprint, signed in pencil Without
Screenprint de  : Homage squared I
Homage squared I
1964 Original screenprint, signed in pencil. Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • Albers, Josef , Andr Swertz, Jean Arp, Galerie Denise Ren, Paris, 1957
  • Josef Albers Katherine Kuh, Ed. Harper & Row, New York, 1962
  • White Line Squares, County Mus.of Art and Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, 1966
  • Three lectures by J. Albers, Trinity College Press, Hartford, 1969
  • Josef Albers , Eugen Gomringer, Ed. Dessain et Tolra, Paris, 1972
  • Albers. Despite straight lines , Franois Bacher, Mit Press, 1977
  • The Life and Art of J. Albers , I. L. Finkelstein, U.M.I., Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1979
  • Josef Albers , Stadt Bottrop, Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop, 1983
  • Nouvelle lecture des carrs de J. Albers , Jan Baetens, P.O.L., Paris, 2000
  • Squares and others shapes, J. Albers, Phaidon Press, 2017
To read from the artist :
  • Interview with Josef Albers , Sevim Fesci, 1968
  • L'Interaction des couleurs, Ed. Hachette, Paris, 1974, Ed. Hazan, 2013
Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/albers

More :


Mouvements de l'art

  • + BAUHAUS / 1919-1933 / Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Vassili Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Gerhard Marcks, Georg Muche, Oskar Schlemmer, etc.
  • + OPTICAL ART / 1955-1968 / Nicolas Schffer (cybernetic art), Larry Poons, Bridget Riley, etc.
All art movements

Valuation - Brokerage

If you wish to offer an artwork by this artist or get an appraisal, please feel free to contact us.