Abstract expressionism was an American post - World War II art movement. It was the first specifically American movement to achieve worldwide influence and put New York City at the center of the western art world, a role formerly filled by Paris.

Although the term "abstract expressionism" was first applied to American art in 1946 by the art critic Robert Coates, it had been first used in Germany in 1919 in the magazine Der Sturm, regarding German Expressionism. In the USA, Alfred Barr was the first to use this term in 1929 in relation to works by Wassily Kandinsky.

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Costume Designs (Mugger  Nero  Reciter  A Certain Guy... - Kazimir Severinovich Malevich - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Costume Designs (Mugger Nero Reciter A Certain Guy...
Kazimir Severinovich Malevich
White Figure - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
White Figure
Wassily Kandinsky
Composition LX - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Composition LX
Wassily Kandinsky
Munich Schwabing With The Church Of St Ursula - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Munich Schwabing With The Church Of St Ursula
Wassily Kandinsky
Coloful Ensemble - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Coloful Ensemble
Wassily Kandinsky
Boulevard - Kazimir Severinovich Malevich - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Boulevard
Kazimir Severinovich Malevich
Haymaking - Kazimir Severinovich Malevich - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Haymaking
Kazimir Severinovich Malevich
A Girl With A Red Pole - Kazimir Severinovich Malevich - www.abstract-expressionism.org
A Girl With A Red Pole
Kazimir Severinovich Malevich
Colorful Life - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Colorful Life
Wassily Kandinsky
Capricious - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Capricious
Wassily Kandinsky
Draught For Mural In The Unjuried Art Show Wall B - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Draught For Mural In The Unjuried Art Show Wall B
Wassily Kandinsky
Boat Trip - Wassily Kandinsky - www.abstract-expressionism.org
Boat Trip
Wassily Kandinsky

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