• Gabriele Münter. Founding member of the Blau Reiter

    2 monthes ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    Münter's name is inextricably linked with her erstwhile colleague and lover Wassily Kandinsky , yet few would contest the view that her contribution to the canons of twentieth century modernism deserves to be recognized on its own terms. Best known as a painter and printmaker, she is usually discussed under the umbrella of German Expressionism and as a member of the famous Blaue Reiter group.
    Inspired by folk art and non-western art, and known for her spontaneous approach to canvases, she produced vibrant figurative and abstract works characterized by dramatic color and loose brushstrokes...
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