Albers, Josef

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Josef Albers
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Name
Albers, Josef Gender: M
born on 19 March 1888 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Bottrop, Germany, 51n31, 6e55
Timezone LMT m6e55 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 29°12' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 12°22 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 15°13'



Biography

German-American painter, designer and graphic artist. His early work was mostly graphic, influenced by cubism and expressionism. A student at the Bauhaus in 1920, he taught there 1923-33.

In 1933 he moved to the U.S. where he became a naturalized citizen in 1939. He began a series of paintings and lithographs in 1949 called "Homage to The Square."

Died 3/25/1976, New Haven, CT.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 25 March 1976 (Age 88 plus six days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : New Career 1923 (Taught at Bauhaus)
  • Social : Joined group 1939 (Became U.S. citizen)
  • Work : Gain social status 1949 (Series of paintings " Homage to The Square")

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes B.R.

Categories

  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychiatrist (Biological psychiatry)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Faculty at Harvard)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 88)
  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Graphics, design)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Paintings and lithographs)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (France to U.S.)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Art, taught at Bauhaus)

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