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Hans Hofmann

William Chapin Seitz

Hans Hofmann

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Published by Published for the Museum of Modern Art by Arno Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 60-62.

    Statementby William C. Seitz. With selected writings by the artist. New York, Museum of Modern Art.
    ContributionsMuseum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND237.H667 S4 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4468788M
    ISBN 100405015720
    LC Control Number79169314

    He famously stated that "the ability to simplify Hans Hofmann book to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak". Tina Dickey, artist and author, studied painting with former Hofmann students prior to conducting an oral history now in the Archives of American Art, and exhibited with them at Copenhagen City Gallery in USA on Paper. In he taught another summer session at the University of California, Berkeley and a semester at the Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles before again returning to Germany. She has contributed to numerous books and exhibition catalogs related to Hofmann and his former students in the United States, Canada, Spain, and Germany. Hofmann designed his school as a complete escape from the urban bustle, believing students should completely immerse themselves in the studio. Kuh, Katharine.

    Nearly all those who find the cards turn them in to the Gestapo immediately, Hans Hofmann book they themselves will be discovered having them. Search for the Real, and Other Essays. Though they knew the law made this a capital crimethey continued this work for well over a year until they were betrayed and arrested. In Hofmann disbanded his school and devoted the rest of his life to his own art. When he was six years old, his family moved to Munich where his father had secured a job in the government bureaucracy. Summer Course at St.

    Typescript, Hofmann held a strong conviction about the spiritual and social value of art. Provincetown Hans Hofmann book already a small colony for the avant-garde arts, and was an ideal setting for artists to remove themselves from the urban environment of New York during the summer months to focus solely on their studio work. When he was six years old, his family moved to Munich where his father had secured a job in the government bureaucracy. Larry Rivers once recalled that the Hofmann School was removed from "any notion of Art school relaxed bohemia with its sex and good times abounding. Inwhile working abroad once again in the U.


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Robert Delaunay, whose palette did not take on the. I hated to put it down. While Hofmann himself never received any formal training as a painter, he was unquestionably an expert technician and artistic visionary and a fan of great art regardless of style or medium.

New York: Kootz Gallery, Edited by Sara T. Hofmann adopted a liberal approach to media and stylistic choice; whether representational or completely abstract, Hofmann wanted each of his students Hans Hofmann book perfect their individual craft through an understanding of its ancestry, and as a teacher, never expressed explicit preference for Hans Hofmann book representation or abstraction.

Search for Hans Hofmann book Real, and Other Essays. Statement, 30 October In Hans Hofmann: Paintings on Paper from the s solo exh. New York: Da Capo Press, Forced to return to Germany, and excluded from military service because of a respiratory condition, Hofmann opened an art school in Munich indeveloping a reputation as a forward-thinking instructor.

Read preview Excerpt Hans Hofmann, now working at a peak of production few younger painters could sustain, is one of our major masters.

Bill, instituted after World War II to give veterans financial assistance with their education, brought an influx of new students. He went on to develop and patent such devices as the electromagnetic comptometer, a radar device for ships at sea, a sensitized light bulb, and a portable freezer unit for military use.

Until this time he had allowed only a few close friends to visit his studio, a restriction he attributed to fear that his students might not develop independently if they saw his work.

As the school's sole teacher, he worked with each of his students individually to ensure they received an education in the fundamentals and history of their particular medium. Even when his canvases seemed to be only collections of forms and colors, Hofmann argued that they still contained the suggestion of movement - and movement was the pulse of nature.

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Here his father took a job with the government. Hofmann would struggle with the problems of his dual career for many more years, continuing to teach as well as to exhibit almost yearly untilwhen at the age of seventy-eight he finally Hans Hofmann book up teaching Hans Hofmann book devote himself to painting full-time.

New York: Dover, ; in Charles W. Before his death, Hofmann endowed a special gallery for the exhibition of his works in Berkeley, California. Virtually no New York artist in the s was able to be self-supporting through the sale of paintings.

In he immigrated to the United Hans Hofmann book, where he resided until the end of his life. Although renowned for his ideas, Hofmann once said that "painters must speak through paint, not through words.Feb 01,  · About the Book. 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.

Dr. Hans A. Hofmann is a Professor of Integrative Biology. He received his doctoral degree in biology from the University of Leipzig for his work on the neurobiology of aggression in crickets, which he carried out at the Max-Planck Institute in Seewiesen under the guidance of Franz Huber.

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Facebook gives people the power to.Biography. Hans Ebook was born in Weißenburg, Bavaria on March 21, to Theodor Friedrich Hofmann (–) ebook Franziska Manger Hofmann (–). Inhis family moved to Munich, where his father took a job with the government. From a young age, Hofmann gravitated towards science and tjarrodbonta.com: March 21,Weißenburg, German Empire.