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Sophie Taeuber-Arp

Designer, Dancer, Architect

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Published by Verlag Scheidegger and Spiess .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Individual artists,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Design - General,
  • General,
  • Performing Arts / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEva Afuhs (Contributor), Martin Heller (Contributor), Brigitte Maier (Contributor), Arthur Ruegg (Contributor), Zurich Museum Bellerive (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12980815M
    ISBN 103858811963
    ISBN 109783858811967

    Jean Arp and Sophie Taeuber-Arp. SALE PRICE through Decem by Arp, Hans] Galerie Chalette, New York and a great selection of related books, art . Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs Exhibitions: Named Person: Sophie Taeuber-Arp; Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sophie Taeuber-Arp; Albert Loeb & Krugier Gallery.

    Sophie Taeuber-Arp Dancing in Costume - Zurich. This photograph represents the advent of abstract dance in the s. Masks were intended to free the dancer's spirit, and it has been suggested that the costume was richly colored in blue, red, white, and brown as well as silver and gold.   In the summer of Sophie Taeuber-Arp and Jean (Hans) Arp fled their home in Meudon just days before Nazi forces marched into Paris. Stopping first at Nérac in the Dordogne and then Veyrier, where they stayed briefly with Peggy Guggenheim, the couple arrived in Grasse in the south of France in

      Sophie Taeuber-Arp (19 January – 13 January ) was a Swiss artist, painter, sculptor, textile designer, furniture and interior designer, architect and is considered one of the most important artists of concrete art and geometric abstraction of the 20th century. Sophie Taeuber-Arp did not sign or date her work until the last two years of her life, and she has left very few. Uniting her uniquely interdisciplinary output was a strong visual language of abstraction, which she investigated across mediums in her multifaceted practi.


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Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Movement and Balance Hardcover – Octo by Stephen Kurz (Author), Francois Morellet (Author), Astrid von Asten (Author), out of 5 stars 1 rating See all formats and editions5/5(1). InSophie Taeuber-Arp wrote, “The desire to enrich and beautify things cannot be interpreted materialistically, that is, in the sense of increasing their value as possessions; rather, it stems from the instinct for perfection and the creative act.” 1 Over the course of her career, she demonstrated this desire to make beautiful things, with a level of precision that would become her hallmark, in a wide.

A concise introduction to Sophie Taeuber-Arp's Equilibre, a key part of her oeuvre in painting and a landmark in Swiss art history. Text in English and German. Coming Soon – David Bowie Icon– More Information here ACC Art Books UK.

Richly illustrated with three hundred images—the majority in color— Sophie Taeuber-Arp is the most comprehensive book on this extraordinary artist ever published in English.

Sophie Taeuber-Arp book artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp (–) was a pioneer of the twentieth-century avant-garde. Remarkably versatile and immensely gifted, she produced an oeuvre that encompasses the entire range of the modernist movement, from applied and fine art and dance to architecture, interior design, and teaching.

This volume offers a close look at one of Taeuber-Arp’s most important works. Biography of Sophie Taeuber-Arp Sophie Henriette Gertrude Taeuber was the fifth child in a middle-class Prussian family.

Her father, Emil Taeuber, was a pharmacist who died of tuberculosis when Taeuber-Arp was still a child. Her mother, Sophie Taeuber-Krusi, opened a Bed and Breakfast in Trogen, Switzerland to support the ality: Swiss. From Sophie Taeuber-Arp book to Geometric Abstraction, Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s radical approach to abstraction makes her one of the most important artists of the 20th-century avant-garde and a.

This exhibition and catalog have been realized out of a conviction that the work of Sophie Taeuber-Arp is of such quality and international importance that it should be made known to a larger public than the relatively small group of artists, critics, and cognos centi who have long been its admirers.

Seuphor, Michel, 'Arp + Sophie Taeuber-Arp' [including a report of the lecture 'Mission spirituelle de l'art à propos de l'œuvre de Sophie Taeuber-Arp et de Jean Arp' given by Michel Seuphor on 1 October on the occasion of the exhibition at the Salle de l’Émulation, Liège.

Sophie Taeuber-Arp and the Avant-Garde: A Biography by Roswitha Mair Hardcover $ Customers who viewed this item also viewed Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed.5/5(4).

Sophie Taeuber-Arp, née Sophie Henriette Gertrude Taeuber, Taeuber also spelled Täuber, (born JanuDavos, Switzerland—died JanuZürich), Swiss French Dada artist, textile designer, and modern dancer whose multimedia works bridged the gap between fine and applied arts.

FROM THE BOOK "Sophie Tauber-Arp 'was a self-contained personality, an uncompromising, modern painter, a mind open to the world and world affairs. With closes ties and a deep artistic dedication to France, unperturbed, she maintained the exuberance and serenity of her art despite her direct experience of these last difficult years.

Like so many great women artists of the 20th century, Sophie Taeuber-Arp () has been eclipsed by her more famous artist husband Jean (Hans) Arp, the gifted poet, painter and sculptor best remembered for his smoothly rounded, biomorphic forms. Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Entwurf für ein Kostüm (Nr) (Design for a Costume, No.

60),gouache and pencil on paper, 35 × 50 cm ‘Heute ist Morgen’ (Today is Tomorrow), a glorious retrospective exhibition of Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s work, and the most comprehensive to date, encouraged a reconsideration of the Swiss artist’s life and oeuvre.

Inthe Swiss artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp wrote a letter to a friend, noting her exclusion from an avant-garde exhibition in Paris. While a male Belgian artist in her circle was refused entry Author: Ted Loos.

Sophie Henriette Gertrude Taeuber-Arp (/ˈtɔɪbər ˈɑːrp/; 19 January – 13 January ) was a Swiss artist, painter, sculptor, textile designer, furniture and interior designer, architect and dancer.

She is considered one of the most important artists of concrete art and geometric abstraction of the 20th century. Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Head. Published by The Museum of Modern Art. Text by Anne Umland.

Upon first encountering Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s (–) diminutive Head (), one might wonder whether it is an abstract sculpture, a playful portrait or a functional object. Indicative of the artist’s pursuit to break down the conventional boundaries between the applied and fine arts, the work.

Sophie Taeuber-Arp and the Avant-Garde: A Biography by Roswitha Mair, translated from the German by Damion Searls University of Chicago Press, pp., $ Nic Aluf/Bibliothèque Kandinsky, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris/RMN-Grand Palais/Art Resource Sophie Taeuber-Arp with her Dada Head, Upon first encountering Sophie Taeuber-Arp?s (?) diminutive Head (), one might wonder whether it is an abstract sculpture, a playful portrait or a functional object.

Indicative of the artist?s pursuit to break down the conventional boundaries between the. Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Modern Master I was happy to come across this exhibit on one of the fine artists from the DaDa era: Stories — Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Modern Master – Hauser & Wirth.

I’ve read a number of books and other pieces on DaDa and I always felt that she never gets enough recognition for the fine work she did. Upon first encountering Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s (–) diminutive Head (), one might wonder whether it is an abstract sculpture, a playful portrait or a functional object.

Indicative of the artist’s pursuit to break down the conventional boundaries between the applied and fine arts, the work defies easy : The Museum of Modern Art.Founded inThe Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in midtown Manhattan was the first museum devoted to the modern era.

Today MoMA’s rich and varied collection offers a panoramic overview of modern and contemporary art, from the innovative European painting and sculpture of the s to today's film, design, and performance art.Sophie Henriette Gertrude Taeuber-Arp (/ ˈ t ɔɪ b ər ˈ ɑːr p /; 19 January - 13 January ) was a Swiss artist, painter, sculptor, textile designer, and dancer.

She is considered one of the most important artists of concrete art and geometric abstraction of the 20th century.