Paul Klee

Art - Mrs. Martin

"The painter should not paint what he sees, but what will be seen. " - Paul Klee

Artist Facts

  • December 8, 1879 - June 9, 1940
  • Born in Switzerland
  • Master of color theory
  • Art teacher at the Bauhaus School of Art
  • Style: childlike expressionism
  • Painted 9,000 works of art

Image Resource: Alexander Eliasberg

What is Expressionism?

Expressionism defined - From Goodbye-Art Academy

Paul Klee Mini Gallery

Art with Mati and Dada – Paul Klee | Kids Animated Short Stories in English

Word Work

color scheme

a systematic arrangement or group of colors often based on the way colors relate to each other in the color wheel

Resource: Goodbye Art Academy


a principle of design; the way an artwork is arranged to make different parts seem equally important

digital art

also known as multimedia artists, create animated images and visual effects for computer games, films, television productions, and other related media.

graphic artist/designer

visual communicators who design and develop print and electronic media, such as magazines, television graphics, logos, and websites.


refers to the way an artwork looks; how the artists portrays their subject - often how the artists uses the elements of art or principles of design to express their vision.

Also refers to how the artist handles the medium(s), or material(s) and any techniques he or she may use.


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