1916 in art
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- February 9 - 6.00 p.m. - Tristan Tzara "founds" Dadaism (according to Hans Arp).
- March - Liljevalchs konsthall inaugurated in Stockholm.
- May 20 - Boy with Baby Carriage is Norman Rockwell's first cover for The Saturday Evening Post.
- May - Muirhead Bone recruited as a war artist by the British War Propaganda Bureau. At the end of the year, his album of drawings The Western Front begins publication.
- June 16 - Cleveland Museum of Art opens.
- September - C. R. W. Nevinson holds his first major one-man exhibition in London.
- Edvard Munch's paintings for the Aula (festival hall) of Det Kongelige Frederiks Universitet, Christiania, are inaugurated.
- Provincial Fine Arts Museum completed in Córdoba, Argentina.
- Kestnergesellschaft founded in Hanover, Germany.
- Ezra Pound publishes Gaudier-Brzeska: A Memoir.
- Paul Wayland Bartlett - Apotheosis of Democracy (pediment sculpture on United States Capitol)
- Umberto Boccioni - Portrait of Ferruccio Busoni
- Constantin Brâncuși - Princess X (sculpture)
- Frank Brangwyn - Mosaic for apse of St Aidan's Church, Leeds, England
- Giorgio de Chirico
- Marcel Duchamp - Apolinère Enameled (approximate date)
- Mark Gertler
- J. W. Godward
- Ancient Pastimes
- By The Blue Ionian Sea
- Lesbia With Her Sparrow
- Alfred Laliberté - Les petits Baigneurs (bronze, Montreal)
- Fernand Léger - Soldier with a Pipe
- Wilhelm Lehmbruck - The Fallen (sculpture)
- Kazimir Malevich - Suprematist Composition
- Henri Matisse - The Piano Lesson
- Jean Metzinger - Fruit and a Jug on a Table
- Amedeo Modigliani
- Claude Monet - paintings in Water Lilies series
- C. R. W. Nevinson
- Matthew Smith - Fitzroy Street Nude No. 1
- April 11 - Irv Novick, American comic book artist (died 2004)
- April 26 - Eyvind Earle, illustrator and Disney artist
- July 25 - Fred Lasswell, US cartoonist (died 2001)
- September 29 - Carl Giles, English cartoonist (died 1995)
- October 18 - Jean-Yves Couliou, French painter (died 1995)
- November 3 - Harry Lampert, American cartoonist, advertising artist and author (died 2004).
- November 10 - Louis le Brocquy, Irish painter (died 2012).
- date unknown - Gerald Dillon, Irish painter (died 1971)
- February 13 - Vilhelm Hammershøi, Danish painter (b. 1864)
- March 4 - Franz Marc, German Expressionist painter (b. 1880) (killed in action during Battle of Verdun)
- June 25 - Thomas Eakins, painter, sculptor and teacher (b. 1844)
- June 29 - Georges Lacombe, French artist (b. 1868)
- July 6 - Odilon Redon, Symbolist painter and graphic artist (b. 1840)
- July 29 - Eleanor Vere Boyle, English watercolorist (b. 1825)
- August 17 - Umberto Boccioni, Italian Futurist painter and sculptor (b. 1882) (died following a fall during cavalry training)
- August 28 - Henri Harpignies, landscape painter of the Barbizon school
- October 25 - William Merritt Chase, American Impressionist painter
- December 13 - Antonin Mercié, sculptor and painter (b. 1845)
- date unknown