Construction, László Moholy-Nagy
László Moholy-Nagy
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László Moholy-Nagy

Construction, 1924


Dimensions
78 x 66 cm
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Inventory Number
LG 71
Acquisition
On permanent loan from Commerzbank AG, Frankfurt am Main since 2010
Status
On display, 1st upper level, Modern Art, room 13

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At the tender age of twenty-seven Moholy-Nagy became a professor when he took up the position of instructor of the foundation course and the metal workshop at the Bauhaus in Weimar. He strove to link art, engineering and life. Moholy-Nagy experimented with telephones and designed so-called light sculptures. There was hardly a medium he did not know how to use – and hardly an artist as innovative as him. Even so, the Hungarian kept painting, and through geometric reduction clearly showed his artistic convictions.

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14.05.2024