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Ludwig Meidner
Nationality: 
german
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1884
Death Date: 
1966
Born Bernstadt (Silesia); died Darmstadt; studied at the Breslau Academy 1903-1905; studied at the Académie Julian in Paris 1906-1907; founder of Die Pathetiker, a group that exhibited at the Sturm gallery in Berlin in 1912; in 1924-1925 he taught at the Studienateliers (Study Workshops) for painting and sculpture in Berlin; from 1935-1939 he was drawing master at the Jewish Hochschule in Cologne; in 1939 he fled to England where he was interned 1940-1941; he returned to Germany in 1953, first to Frankfurt then Darmstadt.

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