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PAUL CÉZANNEPost Impressionism, as the name would suggest, is the art movement that directly followed Impressionism. One artist, who led the Post Impressionism movement, was French artist, Paul Cezanne. ... Cezanne broke away from Impressionism because of the lack of composition; he felt the desire to depict subjects in the third dimension as well as appearing flat. ... Cezanne strived to add form to Impressionism therefore he strayed from his peers, whom he believed lacked composition in their works. ... It was for this reason that Cezanne was not only the leading Post Impressionist, but he ...
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Modern art replaced traditional art as individuality replaced academic art and what emerged were four major art movements: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Cubism, Surrealism, and Abstract Expressionism. ... In 1880 began Post-Impressionism, which contained three generations. Post-impressionism itself was a more personal and spiritual expression. ... The second generation of Post-impressionism, started in 1890's, which had much to do with symbolism. ... The third generations of Post-impressionism, beginning in the 1900's were expressionists, who concentrated on emphasizin...
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These stages are categorized into Realism, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Modernism, Cubism, Futurism, Constructivism, and Surrealism.Realism represents figures and objects exactly as they act or appear in life, and is generally restricted to a movement that began in the mid-19th century in reaction to the highly subjective approach of romanticism. ... These painters avoided blacks and earth colors, omitting detail to achieve a striking overall effect.Where impressionist painters concentrated on the depiction of a subject's immediate appearance, post-impressionists focused on emotion...
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Post ImpressionismArt critics first used the term "post-impressionistic" in 1911 to loosely describe the work of a few artists whose paintings reflect Impressionistic principles, but were created after the movement had lost favour in the late seventeenth century (around 1885). ... Post-Impressionists, these few in particular, pushed Impressionist principles further than they had previously been explored. Those styles and techniques valued in this period focus on the painting of personal impressions (unlike earlier traditional painting) and a freer and more innovative use of colour to convey th...
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Modern art is at the heart of post modernism and the similarities in them can easily be portrayed. Also the word post in postmodernism and other artist periods will be considered, along with the ideas that created postmodernism and modern art.The "post" in postmodernism implies less a chronological succession than an opposition, and an intimate connection. ... When the prefix "post" is employed, however, it generally signifies some important change that cannot be adequately described by the simple application of a new label.Post-Impressionism is an example of this. ... From the initial bre...
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Postimpressionism takes its name from an art movement that immediately preceded it: Impressionism. ... Fry is said to have been dissuaded from using the word expressionist to describe the work of Cezanne, Seurat, Paul Gauguin, Henri Matisse, Vincent van Gogh, and others, and to have finally declared: "Oh, let's just call them post-impressionists; at any rate, they came after the impressionists." ... In the early 1870s, through a mutually helpful association with Pissarro, with whom he painted outside Paris at Auvers, he assimilated the principles of color and lighting of Impressionism and...
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Ian Watt, author of "Impressionism and Symbolism in Heart of Darkness," discusses about the destruction set upon the Congo by Europeans. ... The conditions described in Heart of Darkness reflect the horror of Kurtz's words: the chain gangs, the grove of death, the payment in brass rods, the cannibalism and the human skulls on the fence posts. ...
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Impressionism and Post-Impressionism remain two of the most influential art styles ever. ... Within a few years Impressionism had revolutionized European art (Cunningham 349). ... Impressionism uses realism of light rather than realism of form. ... This is known as Post-Impressionism. ... The only common characteristic that the Post-Impressionists share is a rejection of Impressionism (Cunningham 354).The most well known of all the Post-Impressionist artists is Vincent Van Gogh. ...
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Furthermore, he saw himself as the phantom of his dead brother, early on becoming familiar with the obsessive idea of death, one of the themes that inspired his work.Young Dali started to paint at the age of ten, when he became aquatinted with the work of a friend of his family, Ramon Pichot, an artist influenced by French Impressionism and Post-Impressionism. ...
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The connection between this science and the neo-impressionists is much published but the connection with impressionism is a little less certain. ... This is seen in the way the dresses show tints of the colour that was to be attached to impressionism violet, it is this tint that we are interested in, as if this work (which is considered to be the beginnings of impressionism) was met with such outrage due to its difference to accepted conventions then it easy to see why the impressionist works themselves were criticized. ... This shows two points as to the difference of opinions on impressionis...
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As the 1800s came to an end, a group of forward-looking artists, architects and designers broke away from the Victorian constraints and developed a new style that encouraged an interdisciplinary approach fostering a sharing of contemporary thought and ideology until the post-modern period in the 1970s. ... After studying art, his first work was naturalistic with landscapes, still-lifes, Dutch impressionism and symbolism. ...
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Post Impressism?Post -impressionism is an art-historical term made by British art critic whose name is Roger to describe the various style of painting that grown in France during 1880-1910.Although post-impressionist were affected by Impressionist but they found their own certain style to paint. In terms of that period, Georges Seurat tried to find his own style in pointillism like other post-impressionists. ...
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A special chapter in the history of modern sculpture could be devoted to artists who are known primarily for their careers as painters, but who have also made groundbreaking contributions to the understanding of three-dimensional form. Henri Matisse, celebrated as one of this century's greatest colo...
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It is a style of art that allows the artist to use shapes and colors freely, which reflected the emotions of society in the post war era. ... Cubism was a revolt against the sentimental and realistic traditional painting of the late 19th and early 20th centuries and against the emphasis on light and color effects and the lack of form characteristic of impressionism. ...
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While under the influence of impressionism, van Gogh lightened his brushstrokes and used bright, clear colors instead of the previous darker colors.It is said that the greatest period of van Gogh's short, but high productive art career came near the end of his life. ... (http://www.hearts-ease.org/gallery/19th-c/post-impressionist/vangogh/bio.html) That same fierceness can be seen again in his self-portrait, completed in January 1889, with his head still bandaged from the self mutilation of his ear which he did during a seizure. ...
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Vincent Van Gogh is a Dutch postimpressionist painter who has a tragically short career. His work represents the archetype of expressionism, the idea of emotional spontaneity in painting. Vincent van Gogh was born on March 30, 1853, in Groot-Zundert, Holland. He was the eldest son of six children i...
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One only needs to go back to the turn of the twentieth century to discover the roots and intertwining movements that led to what we call today the Modern Movement.The great breakthrough period a stretch of almost twenty years, that separates modern typography from earlier typographics, started with ...
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Post-impressionism loosely describes the work of a few artists whose work was built on impressionistic principles ages after the movement lost its fever. The realistic use of colors wore off during post-impressionism.Fauvism style paintings style paintings used color for color sake; as well as for the emotional responses it creates in the viewer. ...
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He believed that impressionism did not allow the artist enough freedom to express his inner feelings. ... Three painters of genius emerged, overlapping the Impressionists in time and manner, whose names have become synonymous with the post-Impressionists movement: Cezanne, Gauguin, and van Gogh. Between them they set European painting on a path which turned Impressionism into something solid and durable, like the art of the museums, a return in effect, to the main stream, but with minds alight with discovery and purpose. ... Work of the Post-Impressionists reveals a freely expressive use ...
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He believed that impressionism did not allow the artist enough freedom to express his inner feelings. ... Three painters of genius emerged, overlapping the Impressionists in time and manner, whose names have become synonymous with the post-Impressionists movement: Cezanne, Gauguin, and van Gogh. Between them they set European painting on a path which turned Impressionism into something solid and durable, like the art of the museums, a return in effect, to the main stream, but with minds alight with discovery and purpose. ... Work of the Post-Impressionists reveals a freely expressive use ...
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Yet, by the time realism had morphed many times over and gave way to Post impressionism women were still dealing with many of the same issues, which had restricted them during the late Renaissance. ... Furthermore, as Marie Bashkirtseff described, the overprotective and discriminatory daily life of women hindered creativity during the post impressionistic period (Adams-86). ... (Adams, 79) During the post impressionistic period, censors had no problem with the female nudes in Cezanne's and Gauguin's work. ...
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This did not earn the Post-Impressionist much in the way of praise. ... This world, of course, was only available to van Gogh, for even his good friends and fellow Post Impressionists, Gaugin and Bernard, like the rest of us, would never see the world as he did. ... Unlike van Gogh, he would even see Impressionism and Post Impression embraced and accepted as real and valid forms of artistic expression. ...
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From the sensual, beautiful works of the Rococo movement to the emotional and expressive works of the Post-Impressionism movement, the finished piece is seen as the result of an artist's imagination, the product of a skilled hand working on a surface. ... From the Cubism movements to the Minimalism and Post-Modernism movements, art in this century was able to 'keep up' to the fast moving times by reflecting equally static changes in style. ...
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Vincent Van Gogh was born March 30th 1853. He was born in a small village of Groot-Zundart. His father Theodorus Van Gogh was a Protestant Preacher in the village. Vincent had a younger brother Theo who was born May 1st 1857. Vincent had three uncles that were art dealers so it was hard to imagi...
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Is it a philosophical movement, something like existentialism, or is it an artistic movement, like impressionism or surrealism? ... John Francois Lyotard was born in the year 1924 in Versailles, and he went on to be recognized as one of the world's foremost philosophers and thinkers today, being more renowned for his analyses on the impact of post modernity on the human condition. ... This great French philosopher was a political activist of Marxism during the 1950's and the 1960's, but during later years, that is, during the 1980's; John Francois Lyotard became the non...
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