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Hans Hofmann.

Frederick Stallknecht Wight

Hans Hofmann.

by Frederick Stallknecht Wight

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hofmann, Hans, -- 1880-1966.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 64-65.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND237.H667 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17755670M

    This richly illustrated book, the fourth in the Getty Conservation Institute's Artist's Materials series, presents a thorough examination of Hofmann's late-career materials. Initial chapters present an informative overview of Hofmann's life and work in Europe and America and discuss his crucial role in the development of Abstract Expressionism. Hans Hofmann, now working at a peak of production few younger painters could sustain, is one of our major masters. He is a symbol of both the international origins of American painting and its .

    Discover the master painter and pioneering educator who influenced generations. Hans Hofmann: The Nature of Abstraction offers a fresh and revealing assessment of the artist’s prolific and innovative painterly career. The comprehensive exhibition and accompanying catalogue will feature approximately seventy paintings and works on paper by Hofmann from through the end of his life in , including works from public and private collections across North America and.

    Hans Hofmann was an American-German Abstract Expressionist painter regarded as one of the most influential art teachers of the 20th works such as The Golden Wall (), Hofmann disbelieve his belief in the emotional potential of color.“Color is a plastic means of creating intervals—color harmonics produced by special relationships, or tensions,” he once ality: American/German. Bookstein Projects is pleased to announce an exhibition of works on paper by Hans Hofmann. This is the gallery’s first solo show of the artist’s work. This exhibition will bring together approximately twenty works on paper made between c. – by the renowned postwar abstract painter, Hans Hofmann.


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Hans Hofmann: The Nature of Abstraction offers a fresh and revealing assessment of the artist’s prolific and innovative painterly career. The comprehensive exhibition and accompanying catalogue will feature approximately seventy paintings and works on paper by Hofmann from through the end of his life inincluding works from public and private collections.

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Hans Hofmann born as Johann Georg Albert Hofmann Hans Hofmann. book to the world on Main Weissenburg, Bavaria, Germany. He was the second child in a family of Theodor Friedrich and Franziska Manger Hofmann. Hans had an elder brother Karl and one younger brother Theodor, and two younger sisters named Rosa and Maria.

About this Item: The M.I.T. Press - Maccachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge and London, Trade Paperback. Condition: As New. Eigth Printing. 72 Pages plus a Ten Page Appendix. This is a monograph based on an exhibition, covering a half century of the art of Hans Hofmann, held at the Addison Gallery of American art, Phillips Academy, Andover, January 2-Febru Hans Hofmann was a German-born American abstract expressionist painter.

Hofmann was born in Weißenburg, Bavaria on Mathe son of Theodor and Franziska Hofmann. When he was six he moved with his family to Munich.

Here his father took a job with the government. Starting at a young age, Hofmann gravitated towards science and : Hans Hofmann by Hofmann, Hans; Hunter, Sam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hans Hofmann () was a pivotal figure in Abstract Expressionism and stands as one of the most important characters of post-war American art.

This ground-breaking catalogue raisonné of paintings, which has been painstakingly researched over sixteen years, is both an invaluable scholarly resou.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Hans Hofmann books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Enjoy the best Hans Hofmann Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Hans Hofmann, German Artist, Born Ma Share with your :   Hans Hofmann (–) was an acclaimed Abstract Expressionist and one of the most influential art teachers of the 20th century.

While his paintings have been the subject of many exhibitions and publications, his works on paper are comparatively little known, despite how central they were to his artistic practice and to the evolution of his style and technique.

Buy a cheap copy of Hans Hofmann: Revised and Expanded book. As a teacher, Hans Hofmann left his mark on generations of artists in both Europe and America.

He had an equally brilliant career as a painter. Hofmann operated a Free shipping over $ Hans Hofmann began painting in Paris, where he worked alongside such titans of European Modernism as Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Fernand Léger, and Henri best-known early paintings combine Cubist structure with Fauvist color, as in Untitled ().

Although he would eventually be considered one of the preeminent Abstract Expressionists, having relocated to New York in Nationality: German-American. For more information and to purchase a copy of the Hans Hofmann Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, please contact:: [email protected] Research for this publication ended in December   Hans Hofmann, (born MaWeissenberg, Ger.—died Feb.

17,New York, N.Y., U.S.), German painter who was one of the most influential art teachers of the 20th was a pioneer in experimenting in the use of improvisatory techniques; his work opened the way for the first generation of post-World War II American painters to develop Abstract Expressionism.

Hans Hofmann's first solo exhibition in New York was held at Peggy Guggenheim's Art of This Century Gallery in Exuberant and powerful, the exhibited works showcased the breadth of his abilities from his manipulation of visual space to the emotive qualities of form and color in his pictorial compositions.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at Miles McEnery Gallery from January 3-February 2. The painter Hans Hofmann () is one of the most important figures in post-war American art.

This book examines the full range of his achievement and influence as both artist and theorist, featuring more than sixty paintings highlighting key periods in Hofmann’s career. Published to accompany a retrospective of Hofmann’s work at the Naples Museum of Art, Florida.

Hans Hofmann: The Nature of Abstraction offers a fresh and revealing assessment of the artist’s prolific and innovative painterly career. The comprehensive exhibition and accompanying catalogue will feature approximately seventy paintings and works on paper by Hofmann from through the end of his life inincluding works from public and private collections across North Brand: University of California Press.Hofmann moved to New York in and taught at the Art Students League before opening the Hans Hofmann School of Fine Arts in With highly successful art schools in New York and Provincetown, he exerted a lasting impact on an entire generation of American artists of the postwar period.