Albrecht Durer

Leading artist in Germany

Who was Albrecht Durer?

Albrecht Durer was the leading artist in Germany, at the beginning of the 16th century. He was known for his printmaking. Everytime he traveled to Italy Albrecht brought ideas from there, and back to Northern Europe.

How would Durer make his art more unique?

Albrecht Durer would seek for a mathematical formula for the exact human body, and just beauty in general. Albrecht spent four years traveling to work for print makers in Switzerland and Germany.

Print Making

Print making is the artwork by printing, usually on paper. It is the process of producing many originals. Print making is an art for of ink, or other materials like paper, fabric, wood, or stone.