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, 1880-1938235 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

Flowers
Emil Nolde

Stafelalp bei Mondschein
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

March Snow I
Hermann Max Pechstein

Fishermen with Boat
Hermann Max Pechstein

Moderne Bohème
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Trees in March
Emil Nolde

Houses near Rome
Erich Heckel

Boats on the Elbe near Dresden
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Light Magic
Emil Nolde

Badende im Schilf
Erich Heckel

Red Flowers
Emil Nolde
Important dates
Founding date:  1905

End date:  1912