Matisse drawing with color unity and repetition

2,254 views
2,025 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
3 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
2,254
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
130
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
3
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Matisse drawing with color unity and repetition

  1. 1. Cutouts by matisse
  2. 2. Hallmarks of his cutout style <ul><li>Background shapes </li></ul><ul><li>Overlapped by larger shapes </li></ul><ul><li>Mostly ORGANIC shapes </li></ul><ul><li>Bright, rich color </li></ul><ul><li>Creates an environment based on nature or a story or an event </li></ul>1949. Tree of Life, Apse. Vence Chapel, Nice.
  3. 3. 1949. Tree of Life, Nave.. Matisse repeats the leaf shapes and creates unity by using an analogous color scheme.
  4. 4. 1944. The Codomas (Trapeze). Matisse repeats the organic shapes to look like people and creates unity by using the shape for both the trapeze artists and the audience.
  5. 5. 1949. Knifethrower . Matisse repeats the organic shapes for the swords, eye, and mouth. He creates unity by using black on the shapes.
  6. 6. 1949. Wolf . Matisse repeats the organic shapes and creates unity through strips of bold color.
  7. 7. Designing Stories 1943. Icarus . (Cover for Jazz ) Matisse repeats the starlike shapes and creates unity by using a primary color scheme.
  8. 8. 1950. 1000 and One Nights . Matisse repeats the leaf shapes in each frame. He creates unity by using a red and green complementary color scheme.
  9. 9. 1946. Oceania, the Sea . Matisse repeats the sea creature shapes. He creates unity by using white for the common sea creatures.
  10. 10. 1946. Oceania, the Sky . Matisse repeats the sea & sky creature shapes. He creates unity by using white for the common creatures.
  11. 11. 1952. The Swimming Pool . Matisse repeats the wavy shapes. He creates unity by using blue for the common water images.

×