short biography

*1888 Bottrop / Westfalen - 1976 New Haven / Conn
Lebte in New Haven
Studium Bauhaus bei Johannes Itten
Professur Bauhaus Dessau
Professur Black Mountain College, Asheville / North Carolina
Direktor Department of Design, Yale University, New Haven
Malerei, Poesie, Essays, Publikationen
"Homage to the Square"; "Perzeptuelle Malerei"
Publikation: "Interaction of color, Grundlegung einer Didaktik des Sehens"

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collection/s

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi Asheville Art Museum Benesse Art Site, Naoshima Cantor Arts Center, Stanford Castellani Art Museum, Lewiston Cleveland Museum of Art Cranbrook Art Museum, Detroit Currier Museum of Art, Manchester New Hampshire Daimler Contemporary, Berlin Espace de l´Art Concret, Mouans-Sartoux Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles Frost Art Museum, Miami Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington Honolulu Museum of Art Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota Josef Albers Museum Quadrat Bottrop Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Sakura Kolumba Kunstmuseum Kreeger Museum, Washington Kunstpalais Erlangen Kunstsammlungen der Ruhr-Universität - CAMPUSMUSEUM / SITUATION KUNST LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk MAC - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, São Paulo MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge / MA MUMOK Wien Miami University Art Museum, Oxford / Ohio Modern, Fort Worth Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill Museo di Villa Croce, Genoa Museu Berardo, Lissabon Museum Folkwang, Essen Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich Museum Liaunig, Neuhaus Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf Museum of Fine Arts Budapest Musée d´Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne Muzeum Ziemi Chelmskiej, Chelm Märkisches Museum, Witten National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena Oklahoma City Museum of Art Perez Art Museum Miami Phoenix Art Museum Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont Portland Art Museum RISD Museum, Providence Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Sammlung FER Collection, Ulm Sammlung Gerhard Schneider Sara Hildén Art Museum Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München The Nelson, Davis Trevi Flash Art Museum UNM Art Museum, Albuquerque Ulmer Museum Vancouver Art Gallery Wilhelm-Morgner-Haus Soest Yale University Art Gallery ZKM | Karlsruhe kunsthalle weishaupt Ulm ms Muzeum Sztuki Lodz
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group exhibition

Konstruktion_Reflexion

25. Nov 2016 17. Apr 2017

group exhibition

COLOURS. The emotion of art

opening: 13. Mar 2017
14. Mar 2017 23. Jul 2017

  • 19. Sep 20. Nov
    Lust auf Rot Galerie Schlichtenmaier, Grafenau