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Lyonel Feininger


 American Cubist Painter, member of the Blaue Reiter group

Artistically and stylistically influenced by the following painters and art movements;  FauvismCubism,   Francisco GoyaFranz Marc,  James EnsorPaul Cézanne Klee, Kandinsky, and Jawlensky

Feininger was one of the  original artists who taught at the Bauhaus, until the Nazis declared that he along with all his artist friends were degenerate artists  and slammed the doors shut in 1933.

Cause of Death - Old Age

 Night Landscape
Night Landscape Art Print
Feininger, Lyonel
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 Upper Weimar
Upper Weimar Art Print
Feininger, Lyonel
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 The Gruetz-Tower in Treptow at the Rega, 1928
The Gruetz-Tower in Treptow at the Rega, 1928 Art Print
Feininger, Lyonel
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Lyonel Feininger Quotation

 "Each individual work serves s an expression of our most personal state of mind at that particular moment and of the inescapable, imperative need for release by means of an appropriate act of creation: the rhythm, form, colour and mood of a picture" -- Lyonel Feininger Quote


Principle Painters of the Expressionist Movement

Francis Bacon
Max Beckmann
Otto Dix
James Ensor
Lyonel Feininger
George Grosz
Alexej Von Jawlensky
Wassily Kandinsky
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Paul Klee
Oskar Kokoschka
Auguste Macke
Franz Marc
Amedeo Modigliani
Edvard Munch
Emil Nolde
Georges Rouault

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