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, 1882-1963326 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965151 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954287 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953868 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949268 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947388 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954751 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956135 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958370 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968451 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958798 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Two Musicians
Henri Matisse

Fishing Port
Maurice de Vlaminck

Landscape
Maurice de Vlaminck

Autumn Work
Emile-Othon Friesz

Gladioli
Raoul Dufy

Village Street
Maurice de Vlaminck

Port Scene
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Mirror
Henri Manguin

Landscape
Raoul Dufy

Bather
Georges Braque

Village Roofs
Maurice de Vlaminck
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.