• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Miró by Elizabeth
 

Miró by Elizabeth

on

  • 1,208 views

Spanish 2 project about Spanish-speaking Artists.

Spanish 2 project about Spanish-speaking Artists.
Leyton High School, NE - USA

Statistics

Views

Total Views
1,208
Views on SlideShare
1,207
Embed Views
1

Actions

Likes
1
Downloads
0
Comments
0

1 Embed 1

http://www.slideshare.net 1

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Miró by Elizabeth Miró by Elizabeth Presentation Transcript

    • Joan Miró By Elizabeth Gill Spanish II 2010
    • Biography
      • Joan Miró was born in 1893 in as the son of a goldsmith and jewelry maker in Barcelona. He studied art while growing up at the Barcelona School of Fine Arts.
      In the beginning of his career he dabbled in different painting styles that were fashionable at the turn of the century like Fauvism and Cubism.
    • Historical Period
      • Life of Joan Miró (1893-1983)
      • Beginning of 20 th Century
      • (Avant-garde Movement)
      • First World War
      • Spanish Civil War
    • Pictorial Movement
      • Most of the paintings made by Joan Miró are abstract, with strokes that seem random to the untrained eye He dabbled in many different types of art such as Cubism, surrealism, and Fauvism. However, he eventually made up his own style.
      • The Village of Prades
      Summer 1917 This painting is a representational view of what the town looked like from Joan Miró’s home. Style: ~ Abstract ~ It was made to look 3D Color: ~ Bright colors are dominate Form: ~ Lines
      • Jeune fille aux papillons English translation: Young woman with butterflies
      This painting is an abstract of a woman dancing with butterflies Style: ~ Abstract ~ It was made to look flat surfaced. Color: ~ Bright colors and black are dominate Form: ~ Lines 1971
    • Interesting Facts
      • Miró's paintings sell for between US$250,000 and US$17 million.
      • In 1980 he received the Gold Medal of Fine Arts.
      • He created a tapestry for the World Trade Center
    • Bibliography
      • http://www.famousartistsgallery.com/gallery/miro-vp.html
      • http://www.e-fineart.com/biography/miro_bio.html
      • http://www.sorokko.com/artists/
      • Miro.html