1890 - 1921
Olle Mattsson was an artist. Born in 1890, Olle Mattsson passed away in 1921. Artists like Pinchus Kremen, Hermann Böcker, Mateo Cristiani, Evgenija Aleksandrovna Lang, and Tage Fougstedt were also born in 1890.
Further Biographical Context for Olle Mattsson
Olle Mattsson was born in 1890 and was primarily inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives around the world, with many groups exploring different ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some legendary artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.