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Fritz Winter

 (1905 - 1976)
Fritz Winter was active/lived in Germany.  Fritz Winter is known for non objective, avant garde painting, teaching.

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Fritz Winter


Fritz Winter
Altenbogge, Germany 1905 -Herrsching am Ammersee, Germany 1976

Fritz Winter was born as the first of eight children in Altenbögge near Unna on 22 September 1905. In 1919 he began an apprenticeship as an electrician and worked as a miner. At the beginning of the 1920s, he made his first attempts in drawing and painting.

In 1927 he applied successfully to the Bauhaus *in Dessau, where he studied for three years under Paul Klee, Wassily Kandinsky and Oskar Schlemmer. In 1929 Winter participated in the exhibition "Junge Bauhausmaler". He became acquainted with Ernst Ludwig and Erna Kirchner, whom he visited repeatedly in Davos, Switzerland. After his studies, Winter taught at the Pädagogische Akademie in Halle.
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About  Fritz Winter

Born:  1905 - Altenbogge, Germany
Died:   1976 - Herrsching am Ammersee, Germany
Known for:  non objective, avant garde painting, teaching