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Neue Sachlichkeit

(movement, 1923-present)

New Objectivity
From the exhibition Neue Sachlichkeit held in Mannheim in 1923.Two major trends were identified under Neue Sachlichkeit. The so-called Verists, including Otto Dix and George Grosz, aggressively attacked and satirized the evils of society and those in power and demonstrated in harsh terms the devastating effects of World War I and the economic climate upon individuals. Max Beckmann was connected with these artists. A second term, Magic Realists, has been applied to diverse artists, including Heinrich Maria Davringhausen, Alexander Kanoldt, Christian Schad, and Georg Schrimpf, whose works were said to counteract in a positive fashion the aggression and subjectivity of German Expressionist art…

Neue Sachlichkeit Artists

Otto Dix
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Ludwig Hohlwein
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Conrad Felixmuller
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Ernst Thoms
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Curt Querner
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Alexander Kanoldt
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Rudolf Belling
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Rudolf Schlichter
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Christian Schad
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George Grosz
December 28, 2008 / By The Artists
Georg Schrimpf
December 28, 2008 / By The Artists
Max Beckmann
December 28, 2008 / By The Artists

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