Max Beckmann’s The Beginning

Max Beckmann's The Beginning

What’s the story behind Max Beckmann’s The Beginning?

– Chaos and control in the living room
– Puss in Boots takes one for the team
– Future fantasies behind a window

Self Portrait in Tuxedo 1927 – Max Beckmann

Self Portrait in Tuxedo

How does Self Portrait in Tuxedo by Max Beckmann stand out among his many self portraits?

– James Bond in a mask
– The rebellious New Objectivity movement
– An avant garde figure

The Night by Max Beckmann

The Night-by-max-beckmann

What makes The Night by Max Beckmann a masterpiece?

– War gusto tempered by trauma
– Angularity, violence, and absurdity in The Night
– Futurist art leads into the New Objectivity