(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, 1875-1947452 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

View of Ramatuel
Charles Camoin

Moroccan Landscape
Henri Matisse

Louis Valtat

Landscape at the River
Maurice de Vlaminck

Stormy Landscape
Maurice de Vlaminck

Still Life
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Paddock
Raoul Dufy

City Scene
Maurice de Vlaminck

Port Scene
Albert Marquet

Maurice de Vlaminck

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Rocks at Agay
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.