Art Term

American Abstract Artists (AAA)

American Abstract Artists (AAA) is an organisation founded in 1936 to promote the appreciation of abstract art in the United States

Josef Albers, ‘Circle’ 1933
Josef Albers
Circle 1933
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© 2017 Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn and DACS, London

The AAA held its first annual exhibition in April 1937. Early members included Josef Albers, Willem de Kooning Lee Krasner, Jackson Pollock and David Smith.

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