Timeline

1881
Born:Meiderich, Germany
1895
he attended the Kunstgewerbeschule in Düsseldorf, Germany
1901–1906
Studied at the Düsseldorf Art Academy as a master of Karl Janssen
1906
Lehmbruck joins Düsseldorfer Artists Association and the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts
1910–1914
he lived in Paris, where he met Modigliani, Brancusi, and Archipenko
1914–1918
served as a paramedic at a military hospital in Berlin
1919
Together with Ernst Barlach, Käthe Kollwitz, Lovis Corinth and others he is a member of the Prussian Academy of the Arts Board
Died: Berlin, Germany
1937
The Nazis defame Lehmbruck as a "degenerate artist" and seized 116 of its works from German museums. (lw) (lw)
The Museum of Modern Art (New York City), the National Gallery of Art (Washington D.C.), the Tate Gallery (London, England), the Städel Museum (Frankfurt, Germany) and the Lehmbruck Museum (Duisberg, Germany) are among the public collections holding sculptures by Wilhelm Lehmbruck

Exhibitions

1993
Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne, Germany
1988
Wilhelm Lehmbruck: Ruckblickendende von 1914, Saarland Museum, Saarbrucken, Germany
1961
Kunstverein and Kuiratorium Kulturelles Frankfurt, Germany
1957
Wilhelm Lehmbruck, 1881–1919, Tate Britain, London, England
German Art of the Twentieth Century, City Gallery, Leeds, United Kingdom
1956
Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Overbeck- Gesellschaft, Lubeck, Germany
1949
Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany
1948
Kunstgebaude, Tubingen, Germany
1939
Lehbruck, Marie Marriman Gallery, New York
1920
Exhibition Hodler-Fiori-Lehmbruck-Haller-Hubacher-Morgenthaler, Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland
1919
Exhibition Hodler-Fiori-Lehmbruck-Haller-Hubacher-Morgenthaler, Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland
1917
Exhibition Hodler-Lehmbruck-Stoecklin, Kunsthalle, Basel
1916
Collective Exhibition of Works by Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany
1914
Exhibition of the Work of Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Galerie Levesque, Paris
1913
Participation in the Armory Show in New York, Chicago and Boston, where he worked with his sculpture "The kneeling" is represented
1911–1912
'Salon des Indepéndents'
'Sonderbund-Exhibition' in Cologne, Germany
1907
the exhibition of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Grand Palais