Josef does not appear to be an intensely emotional or sentimental person, and he is often unaware of his own or other people's deeper feelings and emotional needs. Tears and tantrums bewilder him and make him very uncomfortable. Josef Albers would rather settle differences by talking things out reasonably and rationally, but he tends to ignore or poke fun at any attempt to probe his own or others' inner depths.
Josef Albers avoids heavy, demanding emotional relationships and is wary of making personal commitments.
He needs ample mental stimulation and feels close to people with whom he can share thoughts and intellectual interests. Conversation is very important to Albers. The strong, silent partner is not for him.
His own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Josef, and it is often difficult for him to share with others what he is feeling.
Josef Albers frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of his.
Albers identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and he wants to help them or care for them in some way.
He is uninhibited and spontaneous and will often do something unexpected or humorous in order to loosen people up and get them out of their rut. Josef Albers craves emotional stimulation, excitement, surprises and anything new. Albers also loves to feel free and unfettered.
Josef Albers seems to have a quick temper, is somewhat irritable and tends to get upset easily. Josef Albers may also have frequent changes of mood; in fact, his feelings could change from one minute to the next. He also tends to act without sufficient deliberation.
He is open and unconventional in his attitude towards love relationships, romance and sex. He enjoys socializing, bringing people together and having many friends of both sexes. Josef Albers values friendship very highly and in fact, he is more comfortable being a friend than a lover. Josef desires an intellectual rapport or spiritual bond with his love partner, but deep intimacy and emotional bonding do not come easily to him. The traditional "husband" and "wife" roles do not appeal to Albers, and he abhors jealousy and possessiveness since he feels that no person truly "belongs" to another. Josef Albers appreciates relationships in which his love partner allows him plenty of freedom and is not very emotionally demanding.
Promoting beauty, the arts, or entertainment can make Josef Albers very happy. Josef wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts, or loving generosity. Josef Albers may "marry" his work - that is, being more involved in his career than in his private life. Albers is a natural host or diplomat.
Josef Albers is warmly romantic and he openly expresses his appreciation and love of the opposite sex, though rarely in a crude or insensitive manner. He enjoys playing matchmaker and bringing people together romantically. Albers is likely to find fulfillment and harmony in love relationships because he knows what he wants and needs in a romantic sense and expresses his desires honestly.
Josef Albers tends to deprive himself of pleasure, friendship, and love, either because he feels he does not deserve it or he thinks it is wrong to enjoy life too much. Albers may have been indoctrinated with a duty-and-work-before-all-else orientation early on. He may also think of himself as unattractive or unlovable, and thus close his heart to opportunities to share love and companionship, never quite believing that others actually like him. Josef Albers is apt to prefer solitude to being in uncomfortable relationships or social situations, and his shyness may be intense - especially when young. Learning to truly love and accept himself - including whatever flaws or imperfections Josef believes he has - is so important for him. This process of self-appreciation and self-love will reap rewards, especially in later life.
Josef Albers has a very romantic, idealistic vision of love relationships and may be disillusioned to discover that no real, flesh-and-blood human being ever quite lives up to his dream image of the "perfect love". Though Josef frequently fantasizes about love and romance - he may avoid becoming intimately involved with anyone or making definite commitments. When it comes to love, Albers can be evasive and dishonest with himself and others. Some of Albers' love yearnings may be expressed through art, music or an involvement with mysticism.
Josef Albers experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and he may feel that he has little choice or control over his desires. Josef Albers has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. His love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in his relationships. On the positive side, Josef Albers can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by his deeply felt love.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Gemini
Moon in 12th house
Moon Trine Uranus
Moon Opposition Uranus/MC
Venus in Aquarius
Venus in 10th house
Venus Trine Mars
Venus Quincunx Saturn
Venus Square Neptune
Venus Square Pluto