Artículos de Marzo 2011

Carnival

Martes, 1 Marzo 2011

Art Styles and Artists

Martes, 1 Marzo 2011

Art Styles and Artists

 

       

Impressionism: This style uses strong colours and not much detail. Famous artists are Claude Monet “Lily Pond” and Pierre-August Renoir “The Swing”.

        

Surrealism: It is based on dreams and fantasies. Important artists are Salvador Dalí “The Persistance of Memory” and Henri Rousseau “Jungle with a Lion”.

   

     

 Cubism: In this style of art geometric shapes are used to represent things. We can mention Pablo Picasso “Girl with a Mandolin” and Marc Chagall “I and the Village” as examples.

     

   

Pop art: Bright colours are used as in comic strips. Artists of Pop art are Andy Warhol “100 Soup Cans” and Roy Lichtenstein “Whaam!”