About the Collection
About the Collection Brücke-Museum houses one of the most comprehensive collections of works by the expressionist artist group Brücke worldwide. In addition to works by its founding members Erich Heckel, Ernst … More

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Erich Heckel and Otto Mueller Playing Chess, 1913

Artists’ Group Brücke
[figure twoup KG-KSR_Selbstportrait, KG-EH_Mann-in-jungen-Jahren] Artists’ Group Brücke The group of expressionist artists named Brücke was founded in Dresden on 7 June 1905 and dissolved in Berlin on 27 May 1913. Its founding … More

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Self-Portrait, 1949 © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019

Collection Online
Brücke-Museum digitises its inventory! We have started with about 300 paintings held in the collection, which were professionally photographed under the supervision of a conservator. They will be available online shortly. … More

Portable photo studio, Foto: Brücke-Museum