Sign up
Paul
Klee
Germany 
1879−1940
Subscribe487
Feed
The famous  Bauhaus art school opened in Weimar in April 1919, and during its short lifespan it moved to Dessau and then to Berlin. The architecture, art and design that was created there is revered around the world to this day. To mark the centenary, we invite culturally minded travellers to explore the birthplace of Modernism.
To post comments log in or sign up.
Write comments
Discuss user publications and actions. Add the required photos, videos or sound files to comments.
Paul Klee never stopped being a child, even when he became a responsible and caring father himself. When compiling his own catalogue raisonné, the artist included his first childhood works, starting from the age of three. He urged contemporary artists to seek the truth in the halls of ethnographic museums and look into the nursery in search of artistic revelations. Infantilism was the most…

Valentina Gatash
Valentina Gatash
, December 14, 2018 06:47 PM 0
Original   Auto-Translated
Отличный текст!
Zarina Asfari
, December 22, 2018 07:53 PM 0
Original   Auto-Translated
Anna, thanks for the text! Share sources, please.
This text was originally published in Russian and automatically translated to English.
To post comments log in or sign up.
Paul Klee. She roars we play
She roars we play
Paul Klee
1928,
To post comments log in or sign up.
If we try to make an ideal life-long tourist route for an artist, based on biographies of the XIX-XX centuries, there will be several mandatory destinations. In order to study
A study is an exercise painting that helps the painter better understand the object he or she paints. It is simple and clear, like sample letters in a school student’s copybook. Rough and ready, not detailed, with every stroke being to the point, a study is a proven method of touching the world and making a catalogue of it. However, in art history, the status of the study is vague and open to interpretation. Despite its auxiliary role, a study is sometimes viewed as something far more significant than the finished piece. Then, within an impressive frame, it is placed on a museum wall.
So, when does a study remain a mere drill, and when can we call it an artwork in its own right, full of life and having artistic value? Read more
painting it is necessary to go to Paris, if you want to gain experience – go to Italy, and when the time comes for some drastic changes – it's urgent to go to Africa. Why were European artists (and writers, by the way) so…
To post comments log in or sign up.
Paul Klee. The scene in front of Arab city
The scene in front of Arab city
Paul Klee
1923, 25.4×32.7 cm
To post comments log in or sign up.
Paul Klee. Boulevard in Tunis
Boulevard in Tunis
Paul Klee
1918, 22.5×22.8 cm
To post comments log in or sign up.
Paul Klee. Tänzerin
Tänzerin
Paul Klee
1932, 66×56 cm
To post comments log in or sign up.
Paul Klee. Das Haus zum Fliegerpfeil
Paul Klee. Der grosse Kaiser, zum Kampf gerüstet
Paul Klee. Farbige und graphische Winkel
Natalya Izmaylova
, January 18 12:54 AM 0
Original   Auto-Translated
Very interesting and extremely diverse (both in time and in style - yes, in almost all parameters, a selection)! To her must return more than once!
This text was originally published in Russian and automatically translated to English.
Vlad Maslov
, January 18 04:26 AM 1
Original   Auto-Translated
This is a selection for publications that I write in the "Arthive"
This text was originally published in Russian and automatically translated to English.
To post comments log in or sign up.
Show more