Bauhaus
(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, 1871-1956234 artworks
Wassily KandinskyRussian, 1866-1944266 artworks
Paul KleeSwiss, 1879-1940239 artworks
El LissitzkyRussian, 1890-19413 artworks
Oskar SchlemmerGerman, 1888-194312 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Ship at Sea
Lyonel Feininger

Shadow
Wassily Kandinsky

Untitled
Paul Klee

Evening Clouds
Lyonel Feininger

Winter Sleep
Paul Klee

Kallmunz - Vilsgasse II
Wassily Kandinsky

Rapallo-Grauer Day
Wassily Kandinsky

Improvisation 19A
Wassily Kandinsky

Dunes Cemetery
Paul Klee

Tree Nursery
Paul Klee

The Cow
Wassily Kandinsky

Benz VI
Lyonel Feininger

Untitled
Lyonel Feininger

Leaf
Paul Klee

Colorful Life
Wassily Kandinsky

Brigantine
Lyonel Feininger

Deep
Lyonel Feininger
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.