Fauvism
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Expressionism

Dates: 1904-1912

French artists who painted with wild brush work and colours, hence their name. Can be considered as the French branch of early Expressionism.
People associated with this movement
Alice BaillySwiss, 1872-1938122 artworks
Georges BraqueFrench, 1882-1963325 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965151 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954279 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953862 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949267 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947388 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954749 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956135 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958369 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968448 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958790 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

A Hillside
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Parade
Kees Van Dongen

Flowers and Fruit
Louis Valtat

Woman in Green and Blue
Emile-Othon Friesz

Pierrot
Georges Rouault

The Village
Maurice de Vlaminck

Bouquet of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Theseus
Georges Braque

Tightrope Dancer
Kees Van Dongen

Village Street
Maurice de Vlaminck

Flowers
Louis Valtat

Marguerite
Henri Matisse

Baudelaire
Henri Matisse
Important dates
Founding date:  1904
Why 1904?: First exhibition in the Salon d'Automne of 1905.

End date:  1912
Why 1912?: Most of important Fauvists abandoned the style at the beginning of the decade.