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, 1880-1938237 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

The Lion Tamer
Hermann Max Pechstein

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Red Quarry
Erich Heckel

Stehender Akt mit Hut
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

In a Tanzcafé
Hermann Max Pechstein

Emil Nolde

Paradise Lost
Emil Nolde

Emil Nolde

Stone Carriers with Boat
Hermann Max Pechstein

Light sea-mood
Emil Nolde

Häuser auf Fehmarn
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Important dates
Founding date:  1905

End date:  1912