Series XIa: Sound Recordings 1959–1976

The Sound Recordings subseries includes sound elements to film projects To Open Eyes and Man at the Center, Yale University Painting Crits, lectures and interviews. Among the lectures are the three lectures given at Trinity College in Hartford that led to the publication Search versus Re-Search. Also included in the subseries is a recording of Josef Albers discussing Black Mountain College, the interviews with Josef and Anni Albers conducted by Martin Duberman, and Josef Albers’s Memorial Service at Yale University Art Gallery.

¼ inch open reels, 5” and 7”To match original open reel tapes (Boxes SR 1–6) with access DC-R copies, please contact the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

Description Dates Box Folder

Film To Open Eyes sound elements

undated R001–024

Film Man at the Center sound elements

undated R025–024

Yale University Painting Crits, December 14, 1959; March 10, 1961

1959, 1961 R043
Lectures

Yale University

circa 1959 R044–046

Morgan State College, Baltimore MD, May 5

1960 R049

Trinity Lectures, April [see IIIa Writings Box 72, Search versus
Re-Search: Three Lectures by Josef Albers at Trinity College
]

1965 R056–060

"The Logic and Magic of Color," University of Southern Florida,
Tampa January 19 and 21

1966 R061–062

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT, April 26

1966 R063–065

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT, May 5

1966 R066

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT, May 11

1966 R067

University of Miami, Miami, FL

undated R084–085
Interviews

"Invitation to Art Distinguished Living Artists" April 25

1960 R048

Radio Interview, WRFM New York October 12

1961 R050

Josef Albers and Marian Gore Interview, WPFK 90.7 FM, July

1964 R051

Sidney Janis Gallery, November 19

1964 R052

Josef and Anni Albers, Martin Duberman November 11, 1967

1967 R069–070

Josef Albers, BBC

undated R072–073

With L.E. Abt and S. Rosner July 27

1968 R074

NBC-NYC, with Grace Glueck March 31

1972 R075

TV interview with Josef Albers regarding Despite Straight Lines
[see III. Writings Box 70]

1961 R086

With Dick [Richard] Tuttle

undated R087
Other

Discussing Black Mountain College

1965 R053–054

Josef Albers Memorial Service, April 23

1976 R076

"Albers" Yale University Art Gallery

undated R079

On Color and On Education

undated R083