Catégorie : PAINT MOVEMENTS

Barbizon school in the history of Art

Great painting artists Barbizon school Source: pixabay.com The Barbizon School (1) refers to a group of landscape painters established around Barbizon, who wanted to work « outdoors and after nature » in the forest of Fontainebleau (2).They are landscape-realists who paint the forest in the open air. Their pictorial impetus […]

What is naive art ?

What is naive art ? Naive painting is a category of the figurative artistic style. This way of painting is characterized mainly by the disrespect of volumes, scales, colors, directions, and physical and geometric laws. The most representative artist of Naive Art is Henri Rousseau: He is a […]

PAINT MOVEMENTS: Cobra Movement

PAINT MOVEMENTS  International Experimental Artists (IAE) = Cobra Movement Cobra (CoBrA) or the International of Experimental Artists (IAE) is an artistic movement validated in Paris in 1948 by the poets Christian Dotremont and Joseph Noiret and by the painters Karel Appel, Constant, Corneille, Asger Jorn and Tameret Lachenille […]

PAINT MOVEMENTS: …… Cobra Movement

PAINT MOVEMENTS  In this series of articles, I will give you, dear friends and readers, a simplified idea of the main styles and movements of painting.  International Experimental Artists (IAE) = Cobra Movement Cobra (CoBrA) or the International of Experimental Artists (IAE) is an artistic movement validated in […]

Paint movements : HYPERREALISM

Paint movements In this series of articles, I will give you, dear friends and readers, a simplified idea of the main styles and movements of painting. HYPERREALISM Photo author: Thomas Hawk. Source: flickr.com Richard Estes Connection Hyperrealism is an artistic movement of the last quarter of the twentieth century. […]

Paint movements: TACHISM

PAINT MOVEMENTS   TACHISM It may designate all artistic techniques that use spots. In fact, these techniques fall into two categories, corresponding to the two main meanings of the word spot:  1) stain means almost touch: the color deposited by a stroke of brush and forming a separate […]

Paint movements: INFORMAL ART

Paint movements INFORMAL ART « compo »- Waldemar smolarek – commons.wikimedia  The expression « informal art » or « informalism » brings together the abstract and gestural tendencies that have manifested themselves in Europe, particularly in France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Benelux, Austria and Switzerland in the the post-war period (1945-1960). Informal art finds equivalents […]

PAINT MOVEMENTS: Figurative art

PAINT MOVEMENTS In this series of articles, I will give you, dear friends and readers, a simplified idea of the main styles and movements of painting. (9) Figurative art From the period of drawing traces on the walls of prehistoric caves, until the early twentieth century, art has […]