Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start 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.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Clef & Canvas- Impressionism

No description
by

Studio Forza

on 27 January 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Clef & Canvas- Impressionism

Clef & Canvas- Impressionism
Impressionism
Clair de lune
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Intermission
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
"The one who destroyed 19th century rhetoric"
Impressionism in Art
The catalyst for art as a form of expression
In Pop Culture
Harmonic innovations led to the break up of
the major-minor scale
Orchestration paved the way for the serialists
Provided some of the greatest piano music since Chopin
“…and I explained to Debussy that I was in no way anti-Wagnerian but that we should have a music of our own-if possible, without any sauerkraut. Why could we not use the means that Claude Monet, Cézanne, Toulouse-Lautrec, and others had made known? Why could we not transpose those means to music?” –Satie
“I am more and more convinced that music, by its very nature, is something that cannot be cast into a traditional and fixed form. It is made up of colors and rhythms. The rest is a lot of humbug invented by frigid imbeciles riding on the backs of the Masters-who, for the most part, wrote almost nothing but period music. Bach alone had an idea of the truth.” – Debussy
The Voice of Debussy
Paris World's Fair 1889
Term first used in 1874 by critic Louis Leroy
Avoidance of sharp lines and formal precision
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Stephane Mallarme- symbolist poem- 1876
Favors winds over strings
Avoids harsh brass instruments and percussion
Big orchestra used in a brand new way

Allusion and understatement

First performed in 1894
Sunken Cathedral
1910
Isle of Y's
Parallel harmonies
Depicting legend through sound
The name was originally derived from a 19th century painting by Claude Monet
Heightened emphasis on light, the passage of time, and movement
Surrealism
Cubism
Dadaism
Monet
Goya
Degas
Cezanne
Expressionism
Futurism
Installation Art
Bauhaus
Maholy-Nagy
Constructivism
Pollock
Dali
Abstract
Pop Art
Warhol
Manet
Modern Art
Pissaro
Renoir
Pointallism
Seurat
What is it?
Sought to capture a "new reality" through color and motion
Emphasis on capturing fluctuations in light over realistic depiction of subject
Emotion and new interests fused to form a completely new form of expression
1874 Monet painting entitled: Impression, Sunrise, Le Havre
Parented artistic, sculptural, musical, and architectural movements that are still evolving today
Pushed boundaries, asked questions, and established a new definition of "art"
Monet - Impression, Sunrise, Le Havre - 1874
Jaques-Louis David
Death of the Horatii
Monet
Impression, Sunrise,
Le Havre
Georges Seurat
Are the "truth" and what we "see" two different things?
Where does art come from?
What is my role in the creation of art?
The Big Questions
Impressionism's
distant relatives?

Sidewalk Chalk
Makeup Ad
i-Pad background
Magic Realism
Sunday Afternoon
Pointallism
Vincent Van Gogh
Starry Night
Thin line
Emotion
Eduard Degas
The Ballerina
"Painterly"
Henri Matisse
fillettes jaune et rouges
Abstraction
Line/Color useage
Pablo Picasso
Weeping Woman
Clear passage of time
Interpretation
Lazlo Maholy-Nagy
Untitled Photogram
Art/Technology
Jackson Pollock
Untitled
Subconscious
Ownership
Impressionism Now?
Full transcript