Introduction
August Macke (3 January 1887 – 26 September 1914) was a German Expressionist painter. He was one of the leading members of the German Expressionist group Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider). He lived during a particularly innovative time for German art: he saw the development of the main German Expressionist movements as well as the arrival of the successive avant-garde movements which were forming in the rest of Europe. Like a true artist of his time, Macke knew how to integrate into his painting the elements of the avant-garde which most interested him.
Wikidata
Q33981
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Nationality
German
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Painter, Sculptor
Names
August Macke, August Robert Ludwig Macke
Ulan
500007945
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