20th-century Western painting
20th-century Western painting begins with the heritage of painters like Vincent van Gogh, Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, Georges Seurat and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec all of whom were essential for the de...
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The Life and Work of Egon Schiele
A short look at the life and work of Egon Schiele, the Austrian Expressionist artist and enfant terrible of the early 20th century artworld who died in 1918 aged 28. Music: Somewhere off Jazz Stree...
Photos: Shepard Fairey's First NYC Solo Show In Five Years Opens In Chelsea
Shepard Fairey, one of the most famous and successful street artists in the world, spent four hours out on the gallery floor last night for the opening of his first NYC solo show in five years. Fairey...
Robert Pincus on the hard-knock world of contemporary art
Here's your takeaway from a Feb. 18 visit by critic Robert Pincus to Herron: The essential mandate of the critic is to expose bad art.
Fauvism - Fauvism
Please visit my website: http://www.climate-change-guide.com Music: Georgiana and Can't Slow Down by Jean-Yves Thibaudet. Here are some fauvistic paintin...
Postmodern art
A quick introduction to the world of post modern art.
Fauvism
Second part of an animated slide show of significant Fauvist works from around 1905 - 1907. Matisse, Vlaminck, Derain, Braque, Manguin, Marquet, Gauguin, Cam...
Expressionism
expressionist artists work such as barlach munch kokoschk van gogh with the music of Camille Saint Saens - Danse Macabre ! enjoy it!
Contemporary art
Contemporary art is art produced at the present period in time. Contemporary art includes, and develops from, Postmodern art, which is itself a successor to Modern art. In vernacular English, "modern"...
Fauvism
Fauvism is the style of les Fauves (French for "the wild beasts"), a loose group of early twentieth-century Modern artists whose works emphasized painterly qualities and strong color over the represen...
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Der Blaue Reiter
Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider) was a group of artists united in rejection of the Neue Künstlervereinigung München in Munich, Germany. The group was founded by a number of Russian emigrants, includi...
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Die Brücke
Die Brücke (The Bridge) was a group of German expressionist artists formed in Dresden in 1905, after which the Brücke Museum in Berlin was named. Founding members were Fritz Bleyl, Erich Heckel, Ernst...
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Expressionism
Expressionism was a modernist movement, initially in poetry and painting, originating in Germany at the beginning of the 20th century. Its typical trait is to present the world solely from a subjectiv...
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Symbolism (arts)
Symbolism was a late nineteenth-century art movement of French, Russian and Belgian origin in poetry and other arts. In literature, the style had its beginnings with the publication Les Fleurs du mal...
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American modernism
American modernism, like modernism in general, is a trend of thought that affirms the power of human beings to create, improve, and reshape their environment, with the aid of scientific knowledge, tec...
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Postmodern art
Postmodern art is a body of art movements that sought to contradict some aspects of modernism or some aspects that emerged or developed in its aftermath. In general, movements such as Intermedia, Inst...
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Late modernism
In the visual arts, late modernism encompasses the overall production of most recent art made between the aftermath of World War II and the early years of the 21st century. The terminology often point...
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Brian Andreas
Brian Andreas (born 1956 in Iowa City, Iowa) is an American writer, painter, sculptor, technologist and publisher widely known for an ongoing series of works presented by the author as StoryPeople.The...
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Georges Rouault
Georges Henri Rouault ([ʒɔʁʒ ʁuo]; 27 May 1871 – 13 February 1958) was a French painter, draughtsman, and printer, whose work is often associated with Fauvism and Expressionism.
Rouault was ...
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Appropriation art
Appropriation in art is the use of pre-existing objects or images with little or no transformation applied to them. The use of appropriation has played a significant role in the history of the arts (l...
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Nicholas Roerich
Nicholas Roerich (/ˈrɜrɪk/; October 9, 1874 – December 13, 1947) – known also as Nikolai Konstantinovich Rerikh (Russian: Никола́й Константи́нович Ре́рих) – was a Russian painter, writer, archaeol...
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Walton Creel
Walton Hardy Creel (born November 12, 1974), also known as Walt Creel, is an American artist who lives and works in Birmingham, Alabama. Creel is best known for his series Deweaponizing the Gun, wh...
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