(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, 1882-1963371 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965168 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954316 artworks
Kees van DongenDutch, 1877-1968498 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953961 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949300 artworks
Maggie LaubserSouth African, 1886-19730 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949167 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947459 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954778 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956156 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196020 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958404 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952568 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958892 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Rocks
Louis Valtat

Portrait of Dora
Kees van Dongen

Raoul Dufy

Landscape with Red Roofs
Maurice de Vlaminck

Raoul Dufy

Street with a White House
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Port
Othon Friesz

Small Cork Trees
Henri Manguin

Charles Camoin

Road in the Mountains
André Derain

The Way to Calvary
Georges Rouault

Bridge in London
Maurice de Vlaminck

Winter Landscape
Maurice de Vlaminck
Top 10 museums with Fauvist art
Musee National d'Art Moderne - ParisFrance (Paris)125 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)103 artworks
Museum of Modern Art - New YorkUnited States (New York City)50 artworks
Musee d'art Moderne de la Ville de ParisFrance (Paris)41 artworks
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)39 artworks
Tate Modern - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)34 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)31 artworks
Baltimore Museum of ArtUnited States (Baltimore)22 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)20 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)20 artworks
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.