Reminiscences of Anni Albers 1985

 

Name
Albers, Anni (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Anni Albers 1985
Abstract
Childhood, interest in painting; education in Hamburg and at Bauhaus; in United States, teaching at Black Mountain and at Yale; reflections on developing an artistic medium; work in weaving, interest in new materials and production models, Peruvian textiles; lithography design work; marriage to Josef Albers and recollections of his life and work.
Collection Name
American craftspeople project
Subjects
Weavers; Weaving; Hand weaving; Indian textile fabrics--South America; Indians of South America--Peru; Lithography; Graphic arts; Albers, Anni; Albers, Josef
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1985
Date
1985
Note (Biographical)
Weaver; interviewee married Josef Albers.
Note
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on January 11, 1985.
Note (Provenance)
Anni Albers, Gift 1985
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
13633706
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-b79n-xt80
Related URLs
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