ARTH 110 Unit 5 Vocabulary

ARTH 110 Unit 5 Vocabulary - Plein air- in the open air,...

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Avant-garde- Advanced guard, 19 th and 20 th century artists who challenged and established a new direction. Describes a movement, artist, or group of artists which produces work which is considered to be breaking away from tradition and which steers art in a new direction. Vanitas- Symbolic still life painting commonly executed by Northern European painters in Flanders and the Netherlands in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
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Unformatted text preview: Plein air- in the open air, describes the act of painting in the outdoors. Simultanism- Invented by Robert Delaunay to describe the abstract painting developed by him and his wife Sonia Delaunay from about 1910. Known as orphism which is similar to abstraction and cubism. Photomontage- The process and result of making a composite photograph by cutting and joining a number of other photographs...
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