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Sophie Taeuber

 (1889 - 1943)
Sophie Taeuber was active/lived in Switzerland, France.  Sophie Taeuber is known for abstract design painting, Dada activist, weaving, textile and stage-set design.

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Sophie Taeuber
Born 1889 Davos, Switzerland
Died 1943 Zurich, Switzerland

Sophie Henriette Gertrud Taeuber was born to a German father and Swiss mother and later became one of the only Swiss participants in Zurich Dada activities. Beginning in 1906, she studied decorative painting, drawing, and design at the School of Applied Arts of Saint Gall. She went to Munich in the fall of 1910, where she studied in the textile workshop of an experimental studio directed by Wilhelm von Debschitz. After a year at the School of Applied Arts in Hamburg, she returned again to Debschitz' studio until she moved to Zurich, where her sister had an apartment.

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Composition à cercles et demicercles
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Quatres espaces irréguliers
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CONSTRUCTION DYNAMIQUE, PÉNÉTRATION DE SPIRALES ET DIAGONALES
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