Anni albers

Discover the innovative and influential work of Anni Albers, a pioneering textile artist. Explore her creative process and the impact she made on the world of modern art.
Walter Gropius, Weimar, Annie Albers Textile, Annie Albers, Bauhaus Textiles, Women Artist, Anni Albers, Textil Design, Paper Weaving

We're excited to introduce our new series LOVE. Women, artists, environmentalists - human beings whose work we love and whose beauty we want to share with you. First up, the prolific Bauhaus textile artist and printmaker, Anni Albers. "Being creative is not so much the desire to do something as the listening to that which wants to be done: the dictation of the materials."

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Patchwork, Contemporary Weaving, Silk Tapestry, Bauhaus Textiles, Anni Albers, Modern Quilting Designs, Harvard Art Museum, Abstract Quilt, The Bauhaus

The Bauhaus and Harvard — mounted in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany — presents nearly 200 works by 74 artists, drawn almost entirely from the Busch-Reisinger Museum’s extensive Bauhaus collection. Founded in 1919 and closed just 14 years later, the Bauhaus was the 20th century’s most influential school of art, architecture, and design. Harvard University played host to the first Bauhaus exhibition in the United States in 1930, and…