Oskar Kokoschka

1886–1980

Biography

Oskar Kokoschka, ‘Time, Gentlemen Please’ 1971–2
Oskar Kokoschka
Time, Gentlemen Please 1971–2
© Fondation Oskar Kokoschka

Oskar Kokoschka (1 March 1886 – 22 February 1980) was an Austrian artist, poet and playwright best known for his intense expressionistic portraits and landscapes.

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Artworks

Artist as subject

Features

Art Term

Secession

The breaking away of younger and more radical artists from an existing academy or art group to form a new ...

Art Term

Expressionism

Expressionism refers to art in which the image of reality is distorted in order to make it expressive of the ...

Blog

Migrations from the Tate Archive

One of the unexpected pleasures of curating the Refugees from Nazi Europe section of the Migrations exhibition has been the ...

Tate Etc

Secession

Eleanora Louis looks at the history of the Vienna Secession.

Sketches, letters, etc.

Archive

Oskar Kokoschka, Olda Kokoschka, recipient: Henriette von Motesiczky Letter from Oskar Kokoschka, Villeneuve

2 May 1954
Archive

Oskar Kokoschka, recipient: Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky Illustrated letter from Oskar Kokoschka, Polperro

17 August [1939]

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