version of 'Pope Innocent X (again recalling the art of the past as it was based on the Velázquez painting of 1650 reinvents the original Expressionist prototype: 'The Scream' by Edvard Munch. The late-19th-century Norwegian Edvard Munch emerged as an important source of inspiration for the Expressionists. In moving towards abstraction by breaking down the boundaries of realistic forms, Kandinsky tries to tap into the more expressive power of color as it exists in the mind. Expressionism's elasticity has meant that many artists beyond Germany's borders have been identified with the style.
Munchs painting of The Scream (1893) was equally influential. The film was a major success applying the work of early expressionists to come up with a stunning result. Expressionist artists often employed swirling, swaying, and exaggeratedly executed brushstrokes in the depiction of their subjects. It demands that you know how to draw well, that you have a heightened sensitivity for composition and for colors, and that you be a true poet. This image was designed by Wassily Kandinsky. And I felt a loud, unending scream piercing nature.".
Schiele left Vienna in 1912 but remained in Austria, where he worked and exhibited until his death in the worldwide influenza epidemic of 1918. One thing became clear to me: that objectiveness, the depiction of objects, needed no place in my paintings, and was indeed harmful to them.'. Der Blaue Reiter came to an end after the deaths of Franz Marc and Auguste Macke during World War.