Culture Famous Vienna Secession Artists

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List of famous Vienna Secession artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Vienna Secession movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Vienna Secession period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. The list you're viewing is made up of many different artists, including Koloman Moser and Charles Rennie Mackintosh. (15 items)
Egon Schiele is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Vienna Secession Artists
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His first exhibit was at the 1909 Kunstschau in Vienna. From there on, he continued to show his work at exhibitions. Some of his well-known paintings illustrate his affinity toward women. He painted Portrait of Wally in 1912 during his love affair with Walburga Neuzil. As he aged, Schiele began to paint thicker-set women. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Portrait of Edith Schiele In A Striped Dress, Self Portrait with Black Vase, Self-Portrait, Dead City III, Agony (The Death Struggle), + more

Birthplace: Tulln an der Donau, Europe, Austria, Central Europe, Lower Austria

Associated periods or movements: Expressionism, Vienna Secession

Nationality: Austria, Czech Republic

Art Forms: Painting, Drawing

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Gustav Klimt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Vienna Secession Artists
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Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. Klimt is noted for his paintings, murals, sketches, and other objets d'art. Klimt's primary subject was the female body, and his works are marked by a frank eroticism. In addition to his figurative works, which include allegories and portraits, he painted landscapes. Among the artists of the Vienna Secession, Klimt was the most influenced by Japanese art and its methods. Early in his artistic career he was a successful painter of architectural decorations in a conventional manner. As he developed a more personal style, his work was the subject of controversy that culminated ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: The Kiss, Danaë, Beethoven Frieze, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I, Adele Bloch-Bauer II, + more

Birthplace: Baumgarten, Vienna, Austria

Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Symbolist literature, Vienna Secession

Nationality: Austrian Empire

Art Forms: Painting

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Vienna Secession Artists
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Charles Rennie Mackintosh was a Scottish architect, designer, water colourist and artist. He was a designer in the post impressionist movement and also the main representative of Art Nouveau in the United Kingdom. He had considerable influence on European design. He was born in Glasgow and he died in London. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: The Fort, Castle, Holy Island, Spurge, Withyham

Birthplace: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Associated periods or movements: Glasgow School, Vienna Secession

Nationality: United Kingdom

Art Forms: Painting

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Koloman Moser is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Vienna Secession Artists
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Koloman Moser was an Austrian artist who exerted considerable influence on twentieth-century graphic art and one of the foremost artists of the Vienna Secession movement and a co-founder of Wiener Werkstätte. During his life, Moser designed a wide array of art works - books and graphic works from postage stamps to magazine vignettes; fashion; stained glass windows, porcelains and ceramics, blown glass, tableware, silver, jewelry, and furniture - to name a few of his interests. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: The enchanted princesses, corner cabinet, Beer Glass, Venus in the Grotto, Flower Basket, + more

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Vienna Secession

Nationality: Austria-Hungary

Art Forms: Ceramic art, Painting, Printmaking, Drawing

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