A Biography of Salvador Dali Salvador Dali was a famous Spanish painter, who worked mainly in the surrealistic genre. Eccentric art preferences reflected in the author’s everyday life. Dali is often recognized by The Persistence of Memory, a painting with melted clocks, created in 1931. But his exposure to art started much earlier. Dali was born on May 11, 1904 in Figueres, a town located in Spanish region Catalonia.
Theodore Earl Butler (1861-1936) was best known for his work during the American Impressionism movement. He was famous for his paintings, specifically watercolor. In 1861, Butler was born in Columbus, Ohio, where his father was a wealthy businessman. But unlike his father, Butler was not interested in a business career. After graduating from Marietta College in 1882, he moved to New York to study at the Art Students League from 1884 to 1886.
(“Alexander Pope” Britannica school) “Before he was 17 Pope was admitted to London society and encouraged as a prodigy” (“Alexander Pope” Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia) His poem “An Essay on Criticism” was published in 1711. (“Alexander Pope” Britannica school) In 1717 he published “Elegy on the Death of an Unfortunate Lady” and “Eloisa to Abelard.” (“Alexander Pope” Hutchinson’s Biography Database) Alexander’s father died shortly after moving from Binfield to Chiswick in 1717. Because Alexander studied so much and didn't exercise, he developed a curved spine and some tubercular infection. His deformity kept him from much physical activity so he focused more on reading and writing. He had to deal with headaches all his life.
Francisco Goya – Tres de Mayo Francisco Jose de Goya was born on March 30, 1746. He was born in a small town called Fuendetodos that is located in Aragon, Spain. His family later moved to Saragossa, Spain and by the age of 14, he became a student to Jose Luzan, who was a local painter. He found inspiration in the arts of many famous artists and copied their style for many years. While in his teen years, he traveled to Rome and Italy to advance as an artist.
1.Cubism (1908-1917) Pablo Picasso created a canvas dissimilar to anything he or any other painter had ever painted some time recently, in 1907, a work that would significantly influence the course of workmanship in the twentieth century: "Les Demoiselles d 'Avignon," a chilling delineation of five bare prostitutes, disconnected and misshaped with sharp geometric components and stark blotches of soul, greens and grays. 2.Among Picasso 's numerous commitments to the historical background of workmanship, his most essential incorporate leading the advanced artisanship development called Cubism, imagining montage as an aesthetic procedure, and creating array (developments of different materials) in figure. 3.Their relationship kept going over 10
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.
Zorro was created by Johnston McCulley for a short story in the magazine All-Story Weekly. Only a year after his creation, a feature film based off his short stories was created. The character of Zorro rose to popularity in the 1940s, when Hollywood remade The Mark of Zorro, and inspired the creator to create more stories. With that, Zorro’s popularity continued to rise and he became the famous hero that we all know and love. Don Diego Vega is the son of Don Alejandro Vega, born the southern Californian town of Pueblo de Los Angeles.
It was a great success. He lived with the sun and its secrets and its impact on the image of life. And was greeted by nearly every degree of Modern Art at the outset by the public with irony, but as the shock wore off, and settled the various movements in history, and creating new and inspiring generations of artists. Claude Monet died on December 5, 1926. Claude Monet, has a level of detail is very specific down to the color of the primer on his paintings.
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.