Primitivism and Cubism

Primitivism and Cubism - Primitivism and Cubism Styles and...

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Primitivism and Cubism – Styles and Techniques Inspired by ancient civilizations, medieval and African Art Research of a spiritual reality rather than a material appearance Rebellion against traditional language Planes set more or less parallel to the picture surface Facet is the keyword Multiple points of view Birth of the collage and use of found objects Henri Matisse “The Blue Nude” Date: 1907 Discussion: A painting of a women lying in the grass. Her leg is covering her genitals and she is supporting herself off the ground with her elbow. Her other hand is on her head. Pablo Picasso “Medical Student, Sailor and Five Nudes in a Bordello” Date: 1907 Description: “This is the concept for Les Demoiselles d’Avignon”. In it are five prostitutes and two men one a medical student and a sailor. The sailor is in the center and is looking at the viewer. “Les Demoiselles d’Avignon”
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course ART H 395 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Iowa State.

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