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Hans Hofmann

Hans Hofmann

Hans Hofmann

Hans Hofmann (21 March 1880 Bavaria, Germany – 17 February 1966 New York, America) was an abstract expressionist artist and techer in his own school of Fine Arts which he founded 1915 in Munich.
His school was a great success specially internationally and enthusiastic a lot of students from abroad.

Beginning of the 30th he moved to New York because the Nazis referred to his art as degenerate and founded a 2nd school of fine arts there.
3 years befohr his death the Museum of Modern Art in New York dedicated to him a solo exhibition.