Die Brücke
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Expressionism

Dates: 1905-1912

First German expressionist group. Its members were influenced by primitive arts and painted with strong brush strokes and unmixed colours, like the Fauvists - their French counterparts.
People associated with this movement
Erich HeckelGerman, 1883-197052 artworks
Ernst Ludwig KirchnerGerman, 1880-1938234 artworks
Otto MuellerGerman, 1874-193018 artworks
Emil NoldeGerman, 1867-19561048 artworks
Hermann Max PechsteinGerman, 1881-1955166 artworks
Karl Schmidt-RottluffGerman, 1884-197634 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Blue Flower
Emil Nolde

Self-Portrait
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Old Gardener
Emil Nolde

Sunset
Hermann Max Pechstein

The Brandenberg Gate, Berlin
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Encounter II
Emil Nolde

Mountain Giants
Emil Nolde

Sunflowers II
Emil Nolde

In a Boat
Hermann Max Pechstein

A Village III: The Evening
Hermann Max Pechstein

Rotes Eilsabethufer, Berlin
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Important dates
Founding date:  1905

End date:  1912