Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)

Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)How about teaching your little ones with some iconic art? If that sounds like a plan, you need to Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers, which is published by Phaidon.

Yes, that Josef Albers, the German-born modern(ist) artist. This is a ‘read aloud’ book that uses his art / geometrics to teach young children about shapes and as a bonus, offers an introduction to art.

One artwork per page, each accompanied by a commentary and something to think about as your child looks at the art. As a bonus, there’s also a piece on the artist at the end too.

If that doesn’t rally make sense, do check out the images below, which perhaps explain it a little better. It’s an interesting idea, especially if you or your child appreciates art.

£6.95 is the price of a copy.

Find out more at the Amazon website

Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)

Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)

Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)

Arty kids: Squares & Other Shapes: with Josef Albers (Phaidon)

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