(1899 - 1994)
Annelise Elsa Frieda (Fleischmann) Albers was active/lived in Connecticut, North Carolina / Germany. Annelise Albers is known for textiles-collage, printmaker, designer.
Born in Berlin, Germany, Anni Albers, whose birth name was Annelise
Fleischmann, became a noted textile weaver, printmaker, designer, and
considered by some critics to be one of the premier textile designers
of the 20th Century. She described her weavings as "visual
resting places" (Worringer) and was unique in her methods because she
did not confine herself to pre-planned designs but allowed her
creations to evolve through the combining of process and medium or
material---in other words, to let the special characteristics of the
fibers 'lead the way'. Her output included both pictorial
As a child, she had art private lessons in
her home, and from 1916 to 1919, studied a ... Displaying 750 of 9165 characters.