Yaacov Agam b. 1928

Born Yaacov Gipstein in 1928 in Rishon L'Zion, Palestine (now Israel), Yaacov Agam’s father was a rabbi and spiritual Kabbalist. He recalls being an inquisitive child, his first real experience with the arts was reading Irving Stone’s novel on Van Gogh, Lust for Life at the age of twelve. Agam embarked on his artistic studies in Jerusalem at the Bezalel Academy. He would later travel to Switzerland to study under the renowned color theorist Johannes Itten at Zürich’s Kunstgewerbe Schule. In 1951, Agam went to Paris and enrolled the Atelier d'art abstrait and at the Académie de la grande chaumière.

Upcoming Lots Yaacov Agam

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Yaacov Agam

Message of Peace

estimate: $700–900

Auction Results Yaacov Agam

YAACOV AGAM, Untitled | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Untitled

estimate: $400–600
YAACOV AGAM, Triple Galaxy | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Triple Galaxy

estimate: $400–600
result: $438
YAACOV AGAM, Triple Galaxy | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Triple Galaxy

estimate: $400–600
result: $313
YAACOV AGAM, Untitled | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Untitled

estimate: $400–500
result: $313
YAACOV AGAM, Untitled | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Untitled

estimate: $600–800
result: $625
YAACOV AGAM, Beating Heart | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Beating Heart

estimate: $700–900
result: $2,750
YAACOV AGAM, Untitled | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Untitled

estimate: $500–700
result: $6,250
YAACOV AGAM, Sea Underscape #2 | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Sea Underscape #2

estimate: $800–1,200
result: $1,188
YAACOV AGAM, Multiple Space | ragoarts.com

Yaacov Agam

Multiple Space

estimate: $800–1,200