Geometric Abstraction / Sculptures & Costumes | Sophie Taeuber-Arp, 1889-1943

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Large triangle. Vertical horizontal composition, 1916.

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp and Hans Arp in Ascona, 1925                                          Sophie Taeuber Arp, Ascona, 1925

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   Sophie Taeuber-Arp  Pointe sur pointe, 1931                                                                              Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Equilibre

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp (wife of Jean Arp) and her sister Erika Taeuber Hopi Kachina costumes, 1921-1922 / Sophie Taeuber Arp in mask made by Marcel Janco, and a costume by Hans Arp, Zürich, 1917

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Hopi Indian Costume, 1922         Sophie Taeuber-Arp and her sister Erika Taeuber, Hopi Kachina costumes, 1921-1922

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Aubette 200 (Twisted ceiling drawing for the Aubette bar), circa 1927

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Paul Eluard, Gala, Max Ernst and Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Arosa, 1928                                                                       Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Paris, 1930
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Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Rising, Falling, Flying, 1934                                                       Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Self-Portrait with Dada-Kopf1920
Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889 – 1943) was a Swiss artist, painter, sculptor, and dancer.
She is considered one of the most important artists of geometric abstraction of the 20th century.
In 1915, at an exhibition at the Tanner Gallery, she met the Dada artist Jean Arp, with whom she was to collaborate 
on numerous joint projects until her death in 1943. They married in 1922 and she changed her last name to Taeuber-Arp.

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 Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Self-Portrait with Dada-Kopf (Dada Head), Zürich, 1920                               Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Dada Head, 1920

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