Erich Heckel

(German, 1883 - 1970)

head of a girl by erich heckel

Erich Heckel

Head of a Girl, 1907

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head of a slain soldier by erich heckel

Erich Heckel

Head of a Slain Soldier, 1917

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resting woman (siddi heckel) by erich heckel

Erich Heckel

Resting Woman (Siddi Heckel), 1913

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singing girl by erich heckel

Erich Heckel

Singing Girl, 1907

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Biographie

Chronologie

1883
Born in Döbeln, Germany
1904
Studies architecture at the Saxon Technical College, Dresden, Germany
1905
Founding of artist group 'Die Brücke' with Bleyl, Kirchner and Schmidt-Rottluff
1913
Break-up of 'Die Brücke'
1937
Branded as 'degenerate' by Nazi authorities, 729 of his works are confiscated in German museums
1949 - 1955
Professorship at the School of Fine Arts in Karlsruhe
1970
Died in Radolfzell, Germany

Expositions

2011
Sommergäste. Von Arp bis Werefkin - Die Klassische Moderne in Mecklenburg und Pommern, Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Germany
2010 - 2011
Erich Heckel, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner und Max Pechstein, Der Blick auf Fränzi und Marcella, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Germany
1965
Stedeljik Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1962
Biennale Venice, Italy
1957
Städt. Museum Duisburg, Germany
1956
Kunsthalle Bremen, Germany
1955
Günther Franke, Munich
1948
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
1933
B. Thommen, Basel, Switzerland
1927
Ferdinand Möller, Berlin, Germany