These rectilinear abstract designs based on color relationships reflect the principles of Albers’s studies at the Bauhaus. Philip Johnson, The Museum of Modern Art’s curator of architecture, invited Anni and her husband, Josef, to teach at the newly created Black Mountain College in North Carolina, where Anni ran the weaving program from 1933 to 1949. A gifted teacher, she relied heavily on her Bauhaus experience of hands–on experimentation with materials and of focus on the industrial…
TModern Art Museum of Fort Worth. he current building, designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando was opened to the public on Saturday, December 14, 2002. The "Modern" is located in the city's Cultural District, adjacent to the Kimbell Art Museum, designed by Louis I. Kahn, and near the Amon Carter Museum, designed by Philip Johnson. The building features five long, pavilions set into a reflecting pond. The structural engineering was provided by Thornton Tomasetti.
Kreeger Museum, built in 1967, the Philip Johnson-designed home is as stunning as the collection. The walls are lined with 19th- and 20th-century paintings by Picasso, Renoir, Cézanne, Chagall, and Miró along with prominent Washington artists. One of the most impressive spaces is in what was the dining room, where nine Monets hang on the walls and floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a terrace filled with sculptures. Admission $10; students, seniors, and military $7; 12 and under free.
Reflecting Pool at Kreeger Museum Tuesday-Thursday: Reservations required for admittance. Guests must sign up for the 10:30 am or 1:30 pm guided tour. Friday & Saturday: Open 10 am to 4 pm. No reservations needed. Optional guided tours at 10:30 & 1:30 on Fridays; 10:30, 12:00 & 2:00 on Saturdays. Adults: $10
Rothko Chapel; have a chapel with art centered around God, create an atmosphere like no other place. A mesh between a church/cathedral and an art museum; place of pure awe and wonder, a place to reflect on Jesus, the Holy Spirit, and God.