Gutav Klimt (1862-1918 Austria)
More cultural and artistic informations about the painter
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Main works : The kiss, The Tree of life, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, The Beethovenfries
Artistic movements : Art Nouveau and Vienna Secession.
Inspiration, influence : Byzantine art and the Art Deco gold accent
His contemporaries : All the revival of the German and Viennese art. Schiele, Kokoshka, Klee, as well as all those who contributed to the birth of the Expressionism.
To keep in mind : Remarkable by the way he changed the world of the painting, Gustav Klimt is one of the main representatives of the Modern Art.
To go further : Two movies speak about the artist and about his work : "Klimt" of Raul Ruiz in 2005 and "Woman in Gold" of Simon Curtis 2015.