Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977

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German born painter and photographer. He trained at the Bauhaus (1928-1932) and lived in Czechoslovakia from 1934. In 1948 he emigrated to America, where he taught design and color theory.

From the description of Papers, 1928-1977. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 78417854

Painter and lecturer; Boston, Mass. and Hanover, N.H.

Born in Germany. Taught at the Bauhaus.

From the description of Hannes Beckmann papers, 1930-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122514929

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creatorOf Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Hannes Beckmann papers, 1930-1980. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. Walter and Ise Gropius papers, 1883-1981. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. Walter and Ise Gropius papers, 1883-1981. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Papers, 1928-1977. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1952. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
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associatedWith Albers, Josef. person
associatedWith Arnheim, Rudolf. person
associatedWith Bauhaus. corporateBody
associatedWith Birren, Faber, 1900-1988. person
associatedWith Gropius, Ise. person
associatedWith Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. person
associatedWith Guggenheim, Solomon R. (Solomon Robert), 1861-1949. person
associatedWith Hausmann, Raoul, 1886-1971. person
associatedWith Jawlensky, Alexej von, 1864-1941. person
associatedWith Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944. person
associatedWith Klee, Lili. person
associatedWith Macke, August, 1887-1914. person
associatedWith Marc, Franz, 1880-1916. person
associatedWith Meyer, Hannes, 1889-1954. person
associatedWith Neumann, Eckhard. person
associatedWith New Bauhaus (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. person
associatedWith Schlemmer, Tut. person
associatedWith Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Urzidil, Johannes, 1896-1970. person
associatedWith Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Soviet Union
Painting, American--20th century
Art--Collectors and collecting
Art, Abstract
Blaue Reiter (Group of artists)
Theaters--Stage-setting and scenery
Socialism and art
Photography, Artistic
Painting, German--20th century


Birth 1909-10-08

Death 1977-07-19




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SNAC ID: 68653889