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    • Graphic Design MODERN ART
    • Modern Art  Modern Art is a term that refers to artworks produced from the late 1800s through to the 1970s.  Traditions from the past have been rejected in favour of experimentation and fresh ideas.  This work is often abstract or surreal.  Abstract - emphasizing lines, colours or general shapes.  Surreal - strange, not real, resembling a dream.
    • Modern v Traditional
    • Modern v Traditional
    • Different types of Modern Art  Surrealist - Dream like, surprising, imaginative, not “real.”  Cubist - Objects are broken up and put back together in an abstract or random way. Use of shapes.  Impressionist - Visual brush strokes, use of light, ordinary subjects.  Expressionist - Distort or change reality to show emotions. Anger.  Pop Art - Use of popular cultural items. Comic books and advertising.
    • The Persistence of Memory Salvador Dali 1931
    • Pablo Picasso Three Musicians 1921
    • MONET Sunset at Lavacourt (1880)
    • The Scream Edvard Munch 1893
    • Drowning Girl Roy Lichtenstein 1953
    • Famous Modern Artists Andy Warhol 1922-1987 American artist and filmmaker His type of work became known as Pop Art
    • Famous Modern Artists Pablo Picasso 1881 - 1973 Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Martyr Patricio Clito Ruíz y Picasso Belgian painter who co-founded cubism
    • Famous Modern Artists Max Ernst 1891 - 1974 German surrealist painter, sculptor and graphic artist Served in the German army in WW1
    • Famous Modern Artists Edvard Munch 1863 - 1944 Norwegian; most famous work - The Scream A forerunner of expressionist art
    • Famous Modern Artists Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 Russian - Belarusian - French Impressionist painter
    • Famous Modern Artists René Magritte 1898 - 1967 Belgian surrealist artist Often created witty and amusing images
    • Famous Modern Artists Salvador Dali 1904 - 1989 Spanish surrealist artist Striking, imaginative and dreamlike paintings
    • Postmodern Art Jackson The name given to of art that Pollock has followed or developed from Modern Art. Often contains only words, is simple or abstract. Barnett Newman Roy Lichtenstein
    • Task Today  Choose one Modern or Postmodern artist whose work you like - it can be one we looked at today or one of your own choices  Create a PowerPoint presentation about this artist  Make your presentation visually appealing and interesting  Try and design your presentation in the style of your chosen artist  Please work in Groups of 3  You will be presenting your work next lesson
    • Task Today  Include  Biography - History  Why you chose this artist and enjoy his work  A description of his work  Examples of his work - include information about the work you are displaying  Interesting information about the artist and his art  Also… have a go at creating an image or 2, in the style of this artist, to include in your presentation - you could use Photoshop filters on your photographs for example…
    • Famous Modern Artists  Some other artists whose work you may like to look at:  Henri Matisse  Marcel Duchamp  Henry Moore  Wassily Kandinsky  David Hockney  Franz Kline  Willem de Kooning  Robert Delaunay