(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Expressionism

Dates: 1919-1932

A school of architecture, design and art founded in Germany in 1919. Bauhaus is characterized by severely economic, geometric design and by respect for materials.

People associated with this movement
Lyonel FeiningerAmerican, 1871-1956235 artworks
Wassily KandinskyRussian, 1866-1944338 artworks
Paul KleeSwiss, 1879-1940243 artworks
El LissitzkyRussian, 1890-19413 artworks
Oskar SchlemmerGerman, 1888-194312 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Red House
Paul Klee

Picture with an Archer
Wassily Kandinsky

Lyonel Feininger

Romantic Landscape
Wassily Kandinsky

White Sound
Wassily Kandinsky

The Night - Large Abstract
Wassily Kandinsky

In Blue
Wassily Kandinsky

Paul Klee

Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky

They're Biting
Paul Klee

Fishing Boats, Sestri
Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky
Important dates
Founding date:  1919

End date:  1932
Why 1932?: After Hitler and the Nazi regime came to power in Germany, all modern art including Bauhaus was considered "degenerate" and "Un-German". The Berlin school was closed down, but its legacy and influence continued in both Germany and elsewhere.