The author is a retired attorney but still producing artist.
This page has MANY ACTUAL SLIDES. The below is an EXCERPT (Bullet Points on Expressionism):
~modernist movement in Europe, initially in poetry and painting
~began in Germany at the beginning of the 20th century with various subgroups. Some of these artists could not work in groups though so remained lone wolves
~presents the world solely from a subjective perspective
~distorts perspective radically for emotional effect in order to evoke moods or ideas.
~individuals and groups with varying styles who wanted to make an intense personal expression with their art form.
~hated the mores of the bourgeois as well as the desiccated state-sponsored art academies.
~style was: boldly simplified or distorted forms; exaggerated or clashing colors; direct and startling imagery