Introduction Art is the expression of human creativity, skill and imagination. There are many different forms and types of visual art, from painting; to sculpting; to modeling; to photography and many more (Wikipedia). A lot of people around the world may not know about artists that change their artistic direction because of photography. People also may suggest that art is only about painting and drawing, but photography influenced painting by giving artists new tools; which then influenced the artists who experimented with colour, mass and lighting (Reference). But to what extent did the invention of photography influence the development of painting from the end of 19th century to 1930?
They help us define ourselves and our times, as well as other people and other times.” The arts have life itself for their subject matter. Painting requires time, effort, and money to master the art Learning Outcomes At the end of the lesson, you should be able to: 1. define painting operationally; 2. identify the functional values of painting; 3. discuss the styles, media and tools of painting;
Surrealism actually stemmed from the Dada Movement activities during World War I and the most important center of the movement was Paris. Over the years Surrealism affected the visual arts, literature, film, and music of many countries and languages, as well as political thought and practice, philosophy, and social theory. Some well-known artists of this movement are Leonora Carrington, Rene Magritte, and Frida
The result of focusing on colour analysis with a conscientious system of painting helps Seurat achieved into a new form of pictorial order. Seurat began his first masterpiece was Une Baignade and completed in year 1884. He planned the composition of the landscape before he made dozen of small oil sketches and figure drawings in the studio. Comparing with ancient artists painted timeless images of nudes bath in water, Une Baignade showed the modern Parisian people of working class at a specific place just outside Paris and the industrial modern bridge and background. The outstanding young man who sitting on the grass on the spot seems to exemplify the air of calm and balanced the whole image with calmness.
The first difference between Monet’s garden and Picasso’s garden is artist’s background information. Background information is a general fact of the artist himself, which will provide audiences the better interpretation of painting toward each unique painting style. Claude Monet, French artist, was one of the pioneers of impressionism in 1860s, mostly created his artworks in a well-known “plein-air” painting style (Perry, 1927). Impressionism, in fact, derived from his artwork entitled “Impression, Sunrise” which gave its impression in terms of conveying feeling to most viewers as they were in the same situation (Dempsey, 2002). In general, impressionist art focuses on capturing the natural surroundings in a brief moment and shows in a rough style of painting (Grant, 2010).
He was born in 31, December 1869 in Le Cateau-Cambrésis in Northern France. He was a painter, sculptor, drafts man, and printmaker. His mother was an amateur painter and his father was a corn merchant. He studied law from 1887 to 1891 and then decided to go to Paris, to become a painter. He drew some amazing paintings and all of them had a story behind it.
The colorful landscapes and images of people in their daily life are breathe taking. To think that this art work was rejected and then later shown in a Salon for Rejected artists only to receive more attention than the original Salon was interesting. I feel as if they were given the chance to show their work along with the artist that were not rejected everyone would have been able to see the different unique style that each artist held individually. I was blown away with learning that each individual artist had to create their own paint. Not only was it expensive and limited to color it was also hard to get.
The world war 1 ended in 11 november 1918. We can’t imagine the world without art. During the world war 1 people used art for future generation because they wanted to future generation know about history of world war 1. There was a lot of artist who’ve painted the world war 1 for example: Chriscopher R.W. Nevinson; Marc Chagall and others.
Finding the differences in techniques, style, and purpose can help better understand what modern art and contemporary art are. As young as it sounds, Modern Art began in the late 1800’s, and ended all the way till the mid twentieth century (Bauduin 3). It is one of the most well-known eras since it is taught in many art studies. The spirit of modern artists tends to experiment with their emotions and medium. The experiment includes dreams, struggles, and a message for others.
Pablo Picasso is one of the most famous artists in the whole world and was born in Spain 1881 and died at the age of 91 in France. Picasso has some characteristic styles he uses in his works, such as bright colours to form contrast and the memorable style of 'disformed ' faces, where the face 's structure is capricious and unnatural. Moreover, symmetry is not a word to describe Picasso 's paintings with. There is one painting by Picasso, that created an art revolution or new movement much more modern. The painting that started this change is called Les Demoiselles d 'Avignon, however this was not the original title given by Picasso, but by the purchaser of the painting.