Associated with enlightenment the french revolution

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Associated with Enlightenment & the french revolution, and based on human reason.
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David: can be consider by many scholars to be the first modern artest Oath of the Horatii, (1785) like Poussin, constructed his composition in a series of horizontal planes arranged parallel to the pic. plane. has the licked surface look. David divides the linear perspectival interior into a balanced ninepart square. This rigorous structure frames the three sets of figures as does the triple screen of doric columns and arches at the far end of the room. The angle of the light heightens the muscularity of the male figures as it rakes across the surface of their bodies. Linear style French Revolution “licked surface”: brushed strokes are almost invisible, unlike the painterly approach of the followers of Rubens Beethoven: symphony: large orchestral work, usually in 4 distinct movements Chapter 18 a. Impressionism : Term derived by a painting by Monet.It’s a late 19 th Century artistic style that sought to portray a fleeting view of the world, usually by applying paint in short strokes of pure color. In music, a style that suggested moods and places through lush and shifting harmonies and vague rhythms. b. Edouard Manet : 19 th Century French Painter who concentrated on realism and impressionism . (Luncheon on the Grass) c. Medium specificity : consideration in art criticism; closely associated with modernism.
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d. Salon des Refuses : (French for Art of the Refused) Art exhibitionheld in 1863 in Paris by command of Napoleon III for those artists whose works had been refused by the official Salon. e. Claude Monet : Brushwork is deliberately sketchy., consisting of broad dashes and dabs of paint.Although brushwork is loose, composition is very controlled. Grid- like. Realized that naturallight changes color constantly,and many different colors make up what is perceived to be just a single one. f. Pleine aire : (French for “in open air”) Refers to painting outdoors in the open. g. Debussy : Composed “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun”which inspired the poem “The Afternoon of a Faun”by Stephane Mallarme’s . h. Van Gogh : Dutchpainter that uses expressive and emotionalcolor. Met Impressionists and used their bright colorsand vivid contrasts to convey emotion versus capturing light effects (StarryNight) i. ArbitraryColor : Colors selected and used without reference to those found in reality; Color that has no realistic or naturalrelation to the object or subject depicted. j. Expressionism : Modern artistic and literary movement characterized by emotional expression, often with agitated strokes, intense colors, and themes of sexuality. k. Cezanne : French post-impressionist painter who influenced modern art, mainly Cubism, by stressing the structuralcomponents latent in nature 2. Chapter 21 a. Picasso : “Most Important Painter of the 20 th Century”; Always changed in style of painting, as well as medium: painting, graphics, sculpture, and ceramics.
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