Poster of the 7th International Art Exhibition in Munich, 1898.

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  • Monday 4 March 2019
  • Brockway Room, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL
  • Lecturer: Professor Anne Anderson

The term Jugendstil was derived from the German artistic journal Die Jugend created in Munich  at the end of the nineteenth century to promote a new style of art emerging in Europe, known as Art Nouveau in France and Belgium. The study day will consider the break with contemporary traditional art and the development of this new style in Germany.

Programme for the day

  1. Context: Art Nouveau/Jugendstil
  2. Munich Secession: Franz von Stuck and Richard Riemerschmid
  3. Darmstadt: Building Utopia
  4. Towards the Bauhaus: Hagen and Weimar

Full details will be available on the day.



Professor Anne Anderson lectured on the Fine Arts Valuation degree courses, Southampton Solent University.  She is currently Hon. Associate Professor at Exeter University and a tutor for the V&A Learning Academy. She has published books on Roman pottery, Art Deco teapots and Edward Burne-Jones. Anne lectures for many galleries and art history societies.

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