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Impressionism Prezi

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Timothy Siao

on 3 March 2013

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by: Andrea, Patricia, Jericho,
Shawn, Maxine Impressionism What is it? Conclusion - Art that strayed away from tradition in Europe started in France.

- The Impressionist incorporated new scientific research into the physics of color to achieve a more exact representation of color and tone.

- Applied pure colored rather than broader strokes and painting out of the doors to catch a particular color. Frederic Bazille (1841-1870)
Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894)
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Paul Cezanne (1839-1906)
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Armand Guillaumin (1841-1927)
Edouard Manet (1832-1883)
Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Berthe Morisot (1841-1895)
Camille Pissaro (1830-1903)
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Alfred Sisley (1839-1899) Major Impressionism Artists - Impressionist style of painting is characterized by concentration on the general impression produced by a scene or object, the use of unmixed primary colors, and small strokes to simulate actual reflected light. Style of Impressionism - Short, thick strokes of paint in a sketchy way.

- They left brush strokes on the canvas, adding a new dimension to painting.

- Colors with as little pigment mixing as possible, allowing the eye of the viewer to optically mix the colors. Impressionism Techniques - This kind of Art Impressionism was done so that it could be done differently.

- These artists also tried to gain independence with their art.

- The Paintings are very bright and vibrant.

- Due to that Eventually the style of impressionism art spread as the colors and moods of the paintings differed from others. Facts - Began in the 19th century in France.

- Began publicly exhibiting their art in the 1860’s.

- The artists aims to catch the moment meaning by catching the lights, shadows, movements, colors, atmospheres, emotions, and moods.

- Photography inspired impressionists to capture the moment.

- A new method of capturing images became available. Artists of Impressionism
- Do more work that are mainly outdoors like the horse races, the country side flowers and others.

- Organized by a group of French Paris-based artists whose independent work brought them to prominence during 1870s- 1880s Claude Monet (1840-1926) - Name derived from French impressionist painter Claude Monet’s Impression Sunrise.

- a famous French painter whose work gave a name to the art movement Impressionism which was concerned with capturing light and natural forms. Alfred Sisley (1839-1899) View of the Saint-Martin Canal, Paris Impression, Soleil Levant - Retained his British citizenship.

- Spent his whole life in France.

- Landscape Painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) On the Terrace - a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style.

- one of the most famous artists of the early twentieth century.

- First Impressionist exhibition (unsuccessful) Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) The Child's Bath - When she tried to sell them through a dealer in Chicago, the paintings were tragically destroyed in a fire in 1871.

- Father refuse to help Cassatt anything based on art.

- Later works by Cassatt becomes more straight forward and away from Impressionism in favor of a simpler approach.

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