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, 1872-1938121 artworks
Georges BraqueFrench, 1882-1963325 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954266 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953861 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, 1871-1958362 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968448 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958789 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

River Bank
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Piano Lesson
Henri Matisse

Margot
Henri Matisse

View of Vence
Raoul Dufy

L'Algerienne
Henri Matisse

Sailboat at Chatou
Maurice de Vlaminck

Daisies IV
Georges Braque

Les Gravures
Henri Manguin

Landscape at the River
Maurice de Vlaminck

Tree Lined Path
Alice Bailly

Street Scene
André Derain

Spanish Landscape
Louis Valtat

Scene in a Brasserie
Emile-Othon Friesz

St. Anne's Chapel
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.