Galerie Koch-Westenhoff

Ernst Barlach

(German, 1870–1938)

frierende alte by ernst barlach

Ernst Barlach

Frierende Alte

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lesende mönche i. by ernst barlach

Ernst Barlach

Lesende Mönche I., 1921

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russische bettlerin ii. by ernst barlach

Ernst Barlach

Russische Bettlerin II., 1932

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Biography

Timeline

1870
Born on January 2 in Wedel, Germany
1888 - 1891
Attended Gewerbeschule Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
1891 - 1895
Accepted to the Royal Art School Dresden, Dresden, Germany
1895 - 1897
Traveled to Paris
Attended Académie Rudolph Julien, Paris, France
1898
Created designs for Altona Town Hall; won First Prize, Germany
1906
Traveled to Russia
Influenced by Russian Folk Art
1908
Villa Romana Prize
Traveled to Florence
1924
Heinrich von Kleist Prize for Drama
1925
Became a member of the Prussian Academy of Art
1927
Completed Angel for Güstrow Cathedral