Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Transcript of Abstract Expressionism
Art What is Abstract
Expressionism? Artists of
Abstract Expressionism Wassily Kandinsky Grace Hartigan Video: A look into the
works of Kandinsky Arshile Gorky Art History/Production
After viewing this Prezi and watching
the video on Kandinsky,
you will choose one Artist of the era ,
one of their paintings that you will
create a Prezi on, and critique with the
following provided sheets. You will
present it to the class. A painting movement founded in 1940. Artists applied paint rapidly, and with force to their huge canvases in an effort to show feelings and emotions, applying paint with large brushes, sometimes dripping or even throwing it onto canvas. Wassily Kandinsky 1922-08, American Abstract Expressionist painter
of the New York School in the 1950s. Arshile Gorky Grace Hartigan 1866-1944, Moscow, An influential Russian painter and art theorist. He is credited with painting the first purely abstract works. Composition VII, 1913, Oil on canvas 1904-48, Armenian American painter, who had a seminal influence on Abstract Expressionism. His works were often speculated to have been informed by the suffering and loss he experienced of the Armenian Genocide. "One Year the Milkweed," 1944, oil on canvas 1969, "Venus Observed"
oil on canvas, 74"x74" For the first time, American artists became internationally important with their new vision and new artistic vocabulary.