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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Looted By The Nazis, Matisse's 'Seated Woman' Finally Finds Her Way Home
Missing for nearly 75 years, a painting by Henri Matisse is being returned to the family of its rightful owner Friday. Seated Woman belonged to renowned art dealer Paul Rosenberg, who fled the Nazis i...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
Van Gogh landscape to be shown for first time in 100 years
The significance of two handwritten numbers scribbled almost imperceptibly on the back had been overlooked until now. They have been found to correspond precisely with those on two separate lists of V...
MoMA to stay open 24 hours for Matisse viewing
All day. All night. Art lovers who want to catch MoMA’s Matisse cutouts before the exhibit closes will be able to visit at any hour this weekend between 10:30 a.m. Friday and 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
Henri Matisse Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works
Artworks and analysis: Henri Matisse is the greatest colorist of the twentieth century who achieved prominence via expressive or decorative, but often monumental, paintings.
Paul Gauguin Biography
Paul Gauguin - Biography. The complete works, large resolution images, ecard, rating, slideshow and more! One of the largest Paul Gauguin resource on the web!
Tahitian girls painting by Paul Gauguin 'becomes world's most expensive single work of art'
Qatar is understood to have acquired Gaugin's Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?) for its state-run museums, just three years after spending £160million on a painting by Paul Cezanne.
Georges Braque - Georges Braque
Georges Braque, né à Argenteuil (Seine-et-Oise, actuellement Val-d'Oise) le 13 mai 1882 et mort à Paris le 31 août 1963, était un peintre et sculpteur frança...
Jean Metzinger - Picasso Posse: The Mona Lisa of Cubism
Check out Curator Michael Taylor discussing the Salon Cubism gallery - focusing on Jean Metzinger's Tea Time (Woman with a Teaspoon). Picasso and the Avant-G...
Albert Gleizes - Picasso Posse: Reasonable Cubism
Check out Curator Michael Taylor discussing the Salon Cubism gallery - focusing on Albert Gleizes' Man on a Balcony. Picasso and the Avant-Garde in Paris - n...
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...
Marcel Mouly - Marcel Mouly | Park West Gallery Artist
Marcel Mouly's boldly colored, semi-abstract works attract private and public collectors around the world, whether his still-lifes, landscapes or port ...
Marcel Mouly - Marcel Mouly at Park West Gallery in 2004
Morris (Morry) Shapiro of Park West Gallery, Phillipe Blache and Stephane Gilbaud of Atelier Arts Litho in Paris, France and Marcel Mouly at Park West Galler...
Marcel Mouly - Park West Gallery on modern master Marcel Mouly's background
Park West Gallery CEO, Albert Scaglione and Gallery director, Morris (Morry) Shapiro speak on modern master Marcel Mouly's background and his relationship wi...
Henri Matisse
Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse ([ɑ̃ʁi matis]; 31 December 1869 – 3 November 1954) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printma...
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Andre Derain
André Derain ([dəʁɛ̃]; 10 June 1880 – 8 September 1954) was a French artist, painter, sculptor and co-founder of Fauvism with Henri Matisse.
Derain was born in 1880 in Chatou, Yvelines, Île-de-Fra...
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Charles Camoin
Charles Camoin ([kamwɛ̃]; 23 September 1879 – 20 May 1965) was a French painter associated with the Fauves.Born in Marseille, France, Camoin met Henri Matisse in Gustave Moreau's class at the Ecole de...
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William Sommer
William Sommer (1867–1949) was an American Modernist painter.William Sommer was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1867. He was largely self-taught, but received instruction early on from artist and commerc...
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Albert Marquet
Albert Marquet (27 March 1875 – 14 June 1947) was a French painter, associated with the Fauvist movement. He initially became one of the Fauve painters and a lifelong friend of Henri Matisse. Marquet ...
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The Back Series
The Back Series is a series of four bas-relief bronze sculptures, by Henri Matisse.They were modeled between 1909 and 1930. Back I appeared in the second PostImpressionist show in London, and the Armo...
The Back Series - Wikipedia
Van Gogh landscape to be shown for first time in 100 years
The significance of two handwritten numbers scribbled almost imperceptibly on the back had been overlooked until now. They have been found to correspond precisely with those on two separate lists of V...
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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Gustave Moreau
Music: Lux Libera Nos - Roberto Cacciapaglia.
Salon d'Automne
The Salon d'Automne (Autumn Salon) or Société du Salon d'automne, is an annual art exhibition held in Paris, France since 1903. The first Salon d'Automne was created under the initiative of the Belgia...
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Jean Metzinger
Jean Dominique Antony Metzinger (Nantes, June 24, 1883 – Paris, November 3, 1956) was a major 20th-century French painter, theorist, writer, critic and poet, who along with Albert Gleizes, developed t...
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Neo-Fauvism
Neo-Fauvism was a poetic style of painting from the mid-1920s proposed as a challenge to Surrealism. The magazine Cahiers d'Art was launched in 1926 and its writers mounted a challenge to the Surreali...
André Derain
André Derain ([dəʁɛ̃]; 10 June 1880 – 8 September 1954) was a French artist, painter, sculptor and co-founder of Fauvism with Henri Matisse.
Derain was born in 1880 in Chatou, Yvelines, Île-de-Fra...
André Derain - Wikipedia
Louis Valtat
Louis Valtat ([valta]; 8 August 1869 – 2 January 1952) was a French painter and printmaker associated with the Fauves ("the wild beasts", so named for their wild use of color), who first exhibited tog...
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