(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, 1882-1963358 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965165 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954314 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953945 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Achille Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949296 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949165 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947451 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954771 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956153 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196019 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958404 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952558 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968491 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958880 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Landscape with Houses
Georges Braque

Jean Metzinger

Antonia La Coquinera
Kees Van Dongen

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Albert Marquet

Portrait of Fernande
Kees Van Dongen

Kees Van Dongen

Vase of Flowers
Louis Valtat

The Mill at Valmondois
Maurice de Vlaminck

Flowers in a Vase
Maurice de Vlaminck

Maurice de Vlaminck

Barges at Antwerp
Achille Emile-Othon Friesz

Honesty and Fruit
Louis Valtat
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.