Otto Mueller

(German, 1874–1930)

liebespaar - sitzendes zigeuner-liebespaar / couple - seated gypsy-couple by otto mueller

Otto Mueller

Liebespaar - Sitzendes Zigeuner-Liebespaar / Couple - Seated Gypsy-Couple, ca. 1920

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paar am tisch - selbstbildnis mit maschka - absinthtrinkerin by otto mueller

Otto Mueller

Paar am Tisch - Selbstbildnis mit Maschka - Absinthtrinkerin, 1922–1925

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potsdamer kunstsommer 1921 - große sitzende by otto mueller

Otto Mueller

Potsdamer Kunstsommer 1921 - Große Sitzende, 1921–2007

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stehender weiblicher akt, an baum gelehnt, rechts mit blick auf einen teich / standing female figure by otto mueller

Otto Mueller

Stehender weiblicher Akt, an Baum gelehnt, rechts mit Blick auf einen Teich / Standing female figure, ca. 1928

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Biography

Timeline

1874
Born in Liebau, Silesia (now Poland)
1890 - 1894
Apprenticeship with a lithographer in Görlitz
1894 - 1897
Studies at the Academy of Art in Dresden
1898
Studies in Munich
1908
Moved to Berlin with his wife Maschka
1910
After being rejected by the Berlin Secession, he founded the Neue Secession with Emil Nolde and Max Pechstein
1911
Worked with Heckel and Kirchner on the Baltic coast and at the Moritzburg Lakes near Dresden
1913
Final break-up of the Brücke group, Mueller maintains contact and friendship with the other former members
1914 - 1918
Served in the military for one year during World War I and is briefly hospitalized in 1917
1919
Mueller begins teaching at the Breslau Academy and continues there until his death

Exhibitions

2008
Galerie Thomas, Munich (solo)
1912
Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin
1910
Galerie Arnold, Dresden