Resources for Researchers

The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation houses a collection of works from the estates of Josef and Anni Albers; an archive containing their papers and including a collection of sound recordings and films; the personal libraries of both artists, including books, periodicals, exhibition catalogues and personal effects, and additional papers received by donation after 1994.

The Foundation's collections and archives are open by appointment to interested individuals, scholars, and curators for study and research. To learn more about the holdings or to arrange an appointment please contact the Foundation.

Original formats of films and sound recordings are not available for research without special permission. Copies (digital formats, photocopies, and photographs) of Albers Foundation Archive materials are made exclusively by the Albers Foundation staff and at its discretion. Requests for copies must be made in writing and may be denied based on the condition of the materials or for copyright reasons. Limits are imposed on manuscript copy orders. We require that users who wish to publish Albers Foundation materials contact the Albers Foundation for permission.

The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation houses a collection of works from the estates of Josef and Anni Albers; an archive containing their papers and including a collection of sound recordings and films; the personal libraries of both artists, including books, periodicals, exhibition catalogues and personal effects, and additional papers received by donation after 1994.

The Foundation's collections and archives are open by appointment to interested individuals, scholars, and curators for study and research. To learn more about the holdings or to arrange an appointment please contact the Foundation.

Original formats of films and sound recordings are not available for research without special permission. Copies (digital formats, photocopies, and photographs) of Albers Foundation Archive materials are made exclusively by the Albers Foundation staff and at its discretion. Requests for copies must be made in writing and may be denied based on the condition of the materials or for copyright reasons. Limits are imposed on manuscript copy orders. We require that users who wish to publish Albers Foundation materials contact the Albers Foundation for permission.


Other Resources

Researchers should also consider the following research facilities when studying the life and work of Josef and Anni Albers:

Josef Albers Papers at Yale University Sterling Memorial Library
Department of Manuscripts and Archives
www.library.yale.edu/mssa

Bauhaus Archive, Berlin
www.bauhaus.de/English/bauhausarchiv/index.htm

Museum of Modern Art, New York
www.moma.org

North Carolina State Archives
http://www.ncdcr.gov/WesternOffice/ArchivesandRecords.aspx

Josef Albers Museum Bottrop
www.bottrop.de

Bauhaus, Dessau
www.bauhaus-dessau.de

Yale University Peabody Museum of Natural History
www.yale.edu/Peabody

Archives of American Art
www.aaa.si.edu