Two weeks before they married, Connye, having gotten pregnant by another boy, gave birth to a baby girl name Cydne Rae. Chuck and Connye lived with his parents while he continued to attend St. Louis University. When Chuck’s mother, Lizzie, got tuberculosis, the baby was sent out to California to live with her grandmother, Rachel. After 3 ½ years of college, and still suffering from partially being paralyzed, Chuck graduated. He and Connye immediately moved to Los Angeles where he worked in banking eventually owning a Ford Dealership.
Louis Riel (1844-1885) On November 16, 1885, 41 year old Louis David Riel was executed. Riel was born on October 22nd , 1844 in Saint-Boniface, Red river settlement. Louis Riel was the oldest child out of the eleven children his parents, Louis Riel Sr and Julie Lagimodière had. Growing up Louis Riel was a smart student. For his education, he went to Collège de Montréal from 1858-1865.
From the time of this marriage and after the birth of his 2 children, Butler concentrated on domestic subjects, painted indoors or in his garden, describing the daily life of his family. After dealing with a lingering illness, Butler’s wife died in 1899. Within the next year, he married Suzanna’s sister, Marthe, who cared for Butler’s 2 children. In 1914, Theodore Butler and his family moved to New York when Butler received a commission to paint mural panels for the home of William Paine, an American businessman who co-founded the brokerage firm, Paine Webber. Butler contributed two paintings to the 1913 Armory Show, a groundbreaking display of international modernist art in New York City (Marine and Fourteenth of July, Paris).
Louis Armstrong was born on August 4, 1901 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Soon after his birth, his father, William Armstrong, left. With his father leaving, Louis’ mother, Maryann, decided it would be best if he went to go live with his grandmother, Josephine. While Armstrong was living with his grandmother, “Maryann gave birth to a daughter, the result of a temporary reconciliation with William.” (Brown, Page 15) Louis’ sister, Beatrice, was two years younger than him. Louis lived with his grandmother until it was time for him to start school, at the age of five.
Piet Mondrian Sina Yaraghi Hum 1020 MWF 9:00-9:50 1. The biography and background of the artist or architect • Biography o Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan who was a Dutch painter was born on March 7th, 1872 in Amersfoort, Netherlands. o Piet was introduced to art at the young age of 14 as his father was a drawing teacher. He was also influenced by his Uncle Fritz Mondriann who was in the art field and belonged to the Hauge School and was a landscape painter. o In 1892 Mondrian enrolled in the Academy for fine arts in Amsterdam.
One of the most famous artists in the history of art in the Impressionist movement prominent Claude Monet, the famous, also known as Oscar French painter. Was born on 14 November 1840. He gave the name to the Impressionist art movement, where the first modern Impressionist movements is evident in the painting. And spread its influence throughout most of Europe and the United States. Where was shunned by some academic institutions of art.
They violated the roles of academic painting. They constructed their pictures from freely brushed colours that took precedence over lines and contours. The public, at first hostile, gradually came to believe that the Impressionists had captured a fresh and original vision, even if the art critics at the time disapproved of the new style. As the influence of Impressionism spread beyond France, artist around the world became identified as practitioners of the new styles. Impressionism is still being practiced by modern artists in this day and age.
The Attraction of Early Cinema Since its existence, cinema has been one of the most popular entertainments in the world. In 1890s, the first motion-picture camera was created, introducing the public at the same time to the first period of cinema: early cinema. In the essay “Attractions: How They Came into the World”, Tom Gunning talks about how his colleague André Gaudreault and himself came up with the idea of the “Cinema of Attractions”. Because Gaudreault was French, he was questioning a lot the French translation of “early cinema”. Gaudreault thought that “le cinema des premiers temps” sounded bad and awkward.
Surrealism started right after the Dada movement ended, although Surrealism wasn’t on negation but rather on positive expression. This art movement had rationalised the European culture and politics in the past that had accompanied in the first World War. A huge influential poet and critic within this movement also known as a big spokesman for this movement is Andre Breton, who published ‘The Surrealist Manifesto’ in 1924. Surrealism had a thing to reunite the conscious and the unconscious experiences to complete the world of dream and fantasy which one day the two terms would join and in a rational world in would be reality, a surreality. Within theories got from Sigmund Freud, Breton found that the unconscious was the wellspring of the imagination.
Exemplified by the landscape paintings of painter (1840-1926), artistic movement targeted on the virtually not possible task of capturing fugitive moments of sunshine and color. Introduced non-naturalist color schemes, and loose - typically extremely rough-textured - proficiency. Close-up several Impressionist paintings were unidentifiable. extremely less-traveled with the final public and therefore the arts authorities, though extremely rated by different fashionable artists, dealers and collectors. Eventually became the world's most famed painting movement.