REF : MACKE-OFF-01
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Art print - August Macke "Saint Germain near Tunis (1914)"
Support : Heavyweight ragpaper
Dimensions : 40 x 50 cm
This Art print is available in a bare version (delivered rolled in a heavy duty tube) or in a framed version (delivered flat ina robust pack).
The frame is black wood, matt, qualitative, 2.5 cm wide flat profile.
Expressionism in painting is an artistic movement that emerged in Germany at the beginning of the 20th century. It is a movement that emphasizes the emotions and feelings of the artist, rather than simply representing reality. Expressionist artists sought to express their subjective vision of the world, using bright colors and simplified forms. One of the most famous expressionist artists is Edvard Munch, known for his famous painting "The Scream" (1893). Munch used bright colors and simplified forms to express his emotions and deep feelings in his works. Oscar Kokoschka (1886-1980) and Egon Schiele (1890-1918) are also known expressionist artists for their work. Kokoschka is known for his expressive portraits and Schiele for his nudes and intense self-portraits. Kokoschka used bright colors and visible brushstrokes to express his emotions in his works, while Schiele used lines and simplified forms to create emotionally charged works. In summary, expressionism in painting is a movement that emphasizes the personal expression of the artist and his emotions, rather than simply representing reality.
August Macke (1887-1914) was a German artist known for his work in the Expressionist movement. He was born in Meschede, Germany, and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Düsseldorf. He also traveled throughout Europe to study various artistic techniques. August Macke is particularly known for his bright and colorful paintings that reflected the influence of African art, as well as for his exploration of Cubism and Fauvism. His unique style contributed to the evolution of modern art in Germany. Among his most famous works is "Woman in Green" (1913), which shows Macke's skill in using vibrant colors and geometric shapes to create a harmonious composition. Macke died prematurely in 1914 at the age of 27 when he was killed in action during World War I.