The senses are our bridge between the incomprehensible and the comprehensible.

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1905

Self-Portrait with Hat - August Macke
August Macke, Self-Portrait with Hat, 1909

I am interested in the creation of space through colour contrasts rather than through simple shading of light and dark.

What I most cherish is the observation of the movement of colors.


The most important thing for me is the direct observation of nature in its light-filled existence.

Woman with a Yellow Jacket - August Macke
Woman with a Yellow Jacket, 1913

 

garden-on-lake-thun.jpg!BlogGarden on Lake Thun

 

still-life-hyacinths-carpet.jpg!BlogStill life hyacinths carpet, 1910

 

Promenade

 

Hat Shop, 1913

 

 

F


Street with church in Kandern

 August Macke was one of the leading members of the German Expressionist group Der Blaue Reiter.

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