Yaacov Agam

Yaacov Agam

Israel • Born in: 1928

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Yaacov Agam was born Yaakov Gipstein on 11 May 1928, in Rishon LeZion, then Mandate Palestine. His father, Yehoshua Gibstein, was a rabbi and a kabbalist.

Agam trained at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem, before moving to Zürich, Switzerland in 1949, where he studied under Johannes Itten (1888–1967) at the Kunstgewerbe Schule, and was also influenced by the painter and sculptor Max Bill (1908–1994).

In 1951 Agam went to Paris, France, where he still lives. He has a daughter and two sons, one of whom is the photographer Ron Agam.

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Yellow Haze, from The Evolution Suite I, Yaacov Agam

Yellow Haze, from The Evolution Suite I

Yaacov Agam

Print - 36.5 x 35 x 1 cm

$2,629

Rainbow Star of David, Yaacov Agam

Rainbow Star of David

Yaacov Agam

Painting - 30.5 x 30.5 x 3.8 cm

$36,000

Star of David - Abstract Illusionism, Yaacov Agam

Star of David - Abstract Illusionism

Yaacov Agam

Print - 53 x 60 cm

$1,534

Double Metamorphosis II (Inter Image), Yaacov Agam

Double Metamorphosis II (Inter Image)

Yaacov Agam

Print - 30.9 x 40.6 cm

$1,300 $1,170

Five Visual Orchestrations, Yaacov Agam

Five Visual Orchestrations

Yaacov Agam

Print - 76.8 x 106.7 cm

$5,000

Abstract composition - geometric abstract collage, Yaacov Agam

Abstract composition - geometric abstract collage

Yaacov Agam

Painting - 31 x 31 x 1 cm

$8,764

Abstract composition - Kinetic art, Yaacov Agam

Abstract composition - Kinetic art

Yaacov Agam

Painting - 27 x 29 x 1 cm

$16,433

Polymorph "Rainbow Rhythm", Yaacov Agam

Polymorph "Rainbow Rhythm"

Yaacov Agam

Print - 70 x 200 x 8 cm

$78,878

Rainbow Rhythm, Yaacov Agam

Rainbow Rhythm

Yaacov Agam

Sculpture - 76.2 x 2249.2 x 7.6 cm

$89,000

Double Vertical Orchestration, Yaacov Agam

Double Vertical Orchestration

Yaacov Agam

Print - 96 x 50 x 2 cm

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Spirit of America (Americana Series), Yaacov Agam

Spirit of America (Americana Series)

Yaacov Agam

Fine Art Drawings - 33 x 116 x 4 cm

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Vertical orchestration. Gold series, Yaacov Agam

Vertical orchestration. Gold series

Yaacov Agam

Print - 92 x 43 x 3 cm

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Fascination Prismagraph, Yaacov Agam

Fascination Prismagraph

Yaacov Agam

Sculpture - 71.1 x 91.4 x 7.6 cm

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Agam 1 - Ligne Géométrique, Yaacov Agam

Agam 1 - Ligne Géométrique

Yaacov Agam

Print - 26 x 30 x 1 cm

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Who is the artist?

Yaacov Agam was born Yaakov Gipstein on 11 May 1928, in Rishon LeZion, then Mandate Palestine. His father, Yehoshua Gibstein, was a rabbi and a kabbalist.

Agam trained at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem, before moving to Zürich, Switzerland in 1949, where he studied under Johannes Itten (1888–1967) at the Kunstgewerbe Schule, and was also influenced by the painter and sculptor Max Bill (1908–1994).

In 1951 Agam went to Paris, France, where he still lives. He has a daughter and two sons, one of whom is the photographer Ron Agam.

What is Yaacov Agam’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Op' Art

When was Yaacov Agam born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1928