Modern art includes artistic work produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the styles and philosophy of the art produced during that era. The term is usually associated with art in which the traditions of the past have been thrown aside in a spirit of experimentation.
Furthermore, who is known as the father of modern art?
Who is the father of the India?
Who is the father of painting?
Husain is known as the father of Indian Paintings and he is also regarded as “Picasso of India” because of his great artwork of cubism and classical Indian styles. He also received gratitude as a printmaker, photographer, and filmmaker.
What followed from this was a litany of artistic movements that strived to find their places in an ever-changing world.
- Post-Impressionism. A Sunday on La Grande Jatte—1884, oil on canvas by Georges Seurat, 1884–86; in the Art Institute of Chicago.
- De Stijl.
Origins of art. The revelation that art was being made on opposite sides of the world during the Ice Age suggests that symbolic painting could have originated independently — or perhaps art-making originated much earlier, in Africa, where humans evolved before marching out to other continents about 100,000 years ago.
The main Neoclassical movement coincided with the 18th-century Age of Enlightenment, and continued into the early 19th century, laterally competing with Romanticism. In architecture, the style continued throughout the 19th, 20th and up to the 21st century.
Manet's paintings are considered among the first works of art in the modern era, due to his rough painting style and absence of idealism in his figures. Manet was a close friend of and major influence on younger artists who founded Impressionism such as Claude Monet, Edgar Degas and Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
André Breton, author of the 1924 Surrealist Manifesto, was an influential theorizer of both Dada and Surrealism. Born in France, he emigrated to New York during World War II, where he greatly influenced the Abstract Expressionists.
Pablo Picasso was the most dominant and influential artist of the first half of the 20th century. Associated most of all with pioneering Cubism, alongside Georges Braque, he also invented collage and made major contributions to Symbolism and Surrealism.
Dada was an art movement formed during the First World War in Zurich in negative reaction to the horrors and folly of the war. The art, poetry and performance produced by dada artists is often satirical and nonsensical in nature.
Collage in the modernist sense began with Cubist painters Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso. According to some sources, Picasso was the first to use the collage technique in oil paintings.
- Prehistoric art.
- Ancient Classical art.
- Mannerism, Baroque, and Rococo.
- Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Academism and Realism.
- Modern art.
- Contemporary art and Postmodern art.
is how an artist creates emotion in their artwork. This includes shape, line, value, color, space, size, smell, etc properties can be described as how sensory properties are organized to create unity, balance, imbalance, movement, dominance, etc
An art movement is a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal, followed by a group of artists during a restricted period of time, (usually a few months, years or decades) or, at least, with the heyday of the movement defined within a number of years.
Postmodern art is a body of art movements that sought to contradict some aspects of modernism or some aspects that emerged or developed in its aftermath. In general, movements such as intermedia, installation art, conceptual art and multimedia, particularly involving video are described as postmodern.
a style of painting and sculpture developed in the early 20th century, characterized chiefly by an emphasis on formal structure, the reduction of natural forms to their geometrical equivalents, and the organization of the planes of a represented object independently of representational requirements.
Paintings of Famous Styles
- Abstract, Contemporary.
- American Realism, Folk, American
- Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Pop Art.
- Classical, Academic, Neoclassical.
- Fantastic Realism.
- Hudson River School, Ashcan Scho
Impressionism originated with a group of Paris-based artists whose independent exhibitions brought them to prominence during the 1870s and 1880s.
traditional-art. Noun. (plural traditional arts) Art that is a part of the culture of a group of people, skills and knowledge of which are passed down through generations from master craftsmen to apprentices. On an online art archive, any art created through the use of real media.
Provenance. After having initially held it back, Van Gogh sent The Starry Night to Theo in Paris on 28 September 1889, along with nine or ten other paintings. It was through Rosenberg that the Museum of Modern Art acquired the painting in 1941.