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Josef Albers  German  1888 -1976
Born: Bottrop, Westphalia, Germany 
Studied: Royal Art School, Berlin, Germany 
School of Applied Art, Essen, Germany 
Academy of Art, Munich, Germany 
The Bauhaus, Germany 1920-1923
Examples of Work: Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Detroit Institute of Arts 
Kunst Museum, Basel, Switzerland 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Museu de Arte Moderna, Brazil 
Museum of Modern Art, New York City 
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. 
Stedelijk Museum, The Netherlands 
Kunstmuseum, Zurich, Switzerland 
Museum of Folkwang, Essen, Germany 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Modernism
Subjects Known For: Color
Geometric forms
Memberships: American Abstract Artists 
National Institute of Arts and Letters 
American Institute of Graphic Artists 
Print Council of America 
Teaching Positions: Black Mountain College, North Carolina 
The Bauhaus, Germany 1923
Yale University 1950-1958
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