Max Beckmann  (German, 1884-1950) 

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Max Beckmann Biography
1884   Born in Leipzig, Germany
1900   Attends Grossherzogliche Kunstschule, Weimar (Studied art with Carl Frithjof Smith)
1949   Awarded first prize in the exhibition Painting in the United States
1950   Died: December 27th in New York City, NY
Selected Exhibitions
2011   Die unbekannte Sammlung - Klassiker der Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany
2007 - 2008   Max Beckmann - Exile in Amsterdam, Pinakothek der Moderne, Kunst
2006   Max Beckmann. Die Aquarelle und Pastelle, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
2003   Max Beckmann, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2003   Max Beckmann, Tate Modern, London
1997   Beckmann in Exile, Guggenheim Museum New York, NY
1996   Max Beckmann, Galeria d'Arte Moderna Rome, Italy
1991   Degenerate Art: The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi Germany, Los Angeles County Museum Los Angeles, CA
1986   Expressionism-Die Avantgarde in Deutschland 1905-1920, Nationalgalerie and Kupferstichkabinett Berlin, Germany
1986   German Realist Drawings of the 1920's, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum New York, NY
1985   German Art of the 20th Century, Royal Academy London, England
1980   Expressionism: A German Intuition, Guggenheim Museum New York, NY
1965   Max Beckmann, Tate Gallery London, England
1964   Max Beckmann Retrospective, Museum of Modern Art New York, NY
1950   Max Beckmann zum Gedächtnis, Haus der Kunst Munich, Germany
1938   Recent Paintings by Max Beckmann, Buchholz Gallery New York
1938   20th Century German Art, New Burlington Galleries London, England
1937   Degenerate Art, Circulated by Nazis
1931   German Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art New York, NY
1931   1st Paris exhibition, Galerie de la Renaissance
1926   1st US Exhibition, I.B. Neumann's New Art Circle New York
1917   Print Exhibition, I.B.Neumann Berlin, Germany
1913   Max Beckmann, Galerie Paul Cassier Berlin, Germany
1912   First solo show at the Kunstverein, Magdeburg and the Grossherzogliches Museum für Kunst und Kunstgewerbe, Weimar
1906   Deutscher Künstlerbund Weimar