Incorporation of modern science and new materials
A Norwegian Symbolist painter, printmaker, and an important forerunner of expressionistic art. His best known work is The Scream (picture attached).
French painter who developed pointilism (1859-1891)
a genre of painting characterized by the application of paint in dots and small strokes
Considered as a continuation of the Impressionist movement, these younger artists drew upon past artistic structures and achievements to mix with the new styles created by the Impressionists. Arists included Seurat, Cezanne, Gogh and Gauguin.
French artist of (Day of the God), post-impressionism, divided into 3 levels, gets more abstract as you travel down the painting. Themes are birth life and death. Interesting color of the water
A nineteenth-century Dutch painter. A troubled genius who cut off one of his ears in a fit of depression eventually committed suicide. His work, though virtually unknown in his lifetime, is now highly regarded. Starry Night is best-known painting.
an artistic movement in France beginning in 1907 that featured surfaces of geometrical planes
Spanish founder of cubism; made Les Demoiselles d'Avignon and Guernica to seek to create a new visual reality and provoke revolutionary upheaval; his figures are broken into large, flat planes with dislocated body parts; used African masks; very non-Western
a nihilistic art movement (especially in painting) that flourished in Europe early in the 20th century
French artist who immigrated to the United States. a leader in the Dada movement in New York City; was first to exhibit commonplace objects as art (1887-1968). Painted "fountain" and" the Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors".
An artistic movement that focused on expressing emotion and feelings through abstract images and colors, lines and shapes.
United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique. a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956). Painted "one"
in art or literature, the practice of focusing on a particular region of the country
U.S. painter noted for works based on life in the midwest (1892-1942); his most famous painting is American Gothic.
an American school of the 1950s that imitated the techniques of commercial art (as the soup cans of Andy Warhol) and the styles of popular culture and the mass media
United States artist and proponent of pop art (born in 1930). Painted "Three flags" and "Target with Plaster Casts".
United States artist who was a leader of the pop art movement (1930-1987). Painted "Campbell's Soup Cans", "Marilyn Monroe"
the profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect
United States architect known for his steel framed skyscrapers and for coining the phrase 'form follows function' (1856-1924). "Wainwright building"
Frank Lloyd Wright
Considered America's greatest architect. Pioneered the concept that a building should blend into and harmonize with its surroundings rather than following classical designs. "Falling Water"
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
United States architect (born in Germany) who built unornamented steel frame and glass skyscrapers (1886-1969). "Seagram Building"
Geometric modern Architect
Glass house, Seagram's Building, AT&T building