Study for Homage to the Square, c.1964
By Josef Albers
Item #: 10225907A
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“Study for Homage to the Square, 1964” by Josef Albers explores color’s fascinating, chameleon-like changes in relation to its surrounding shades. Albers (1888 – 1976) believed that color is not inert, but alive and constantly reacting to its environment. A German artist, mathematician and professor at the prestigious Bauhaus, Albers is best known as an abstract painter and theorist who created the “Homage to the Square” series, comprised of hundreds of paintings and prints. In this series, he intensely explored chromatic interactions of layered, colored squares. Widely exhibited and acclaimed, Albers’ work profoundly influenced Hard Edge painters, Op artists and conceptual artists.
Josef Albers (1888 – 1976) was an exceptional German artist who pioneered groundbreaking color concepts. Albers theorized that colors are alive, not static, and their shades are influenced by surrounding hues. Also a mathematician and professor at the esteemed Bauhaus, Albers is best known as an abstract painter who created the “Homage to the Square” series, comprised of hundreds of paintings and prints. These dynamic works explored the chromatic interactions between layered, colored squares. Albers’ acclaimed art, which has been exhibited worldwide, significantly influenced the Hard Edge movement, Op Artists and conceptual artists.
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