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Albers and Moholy-Nagy: From the Bauhaus to the New World

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This beautifully illustrated book highlights the contrasts and correspondences in the lives and work of two of Modernism’s greatest innovators, Josef Albers (1888–1976) and László Moholy-Nagy (1895–1947). Beginning in the 1930s, Albers and Moholy-Nagy each developed a rigorously abstract language that condensed art to its visual fundamentals: line, color, texture, light, a ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published July 24th 2006 by Yale University Press (first published February 28th 2006)
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I'm interested in the idea of overlapping images over several layers of transparent surfaces - Moholy-Nagy's "Light Space Modulator" and Irene Rice Pereira's work are two indications of this idea from last century.
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Jeg vil gerne læse Grønlandstekster af Per kirkeby, men kan ikke få den frem.
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