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  1. 1. Cubism By: Caitlin Shuttlesworth
  2. 2. Timeline.. <ul><li>December 31, 1869: Henri Matisse born </li></ul><ul><li>October 25, 1881: Pablo Picasso born </li></ul><ul><li>May 13, 1882: Georges Braque born in Argenteuil-Sur-Seine, France </li></ul><ul><li>1908: Cubism founded </li></ul><ul><li>1907-1909: The first phase of Cubism when both Picasso & Braque were firmly under Cézannes influence </li></ul><ul><li>1910-1912: Second Cubist phase, Analytic Cubism, where objects were fragmented & displayed from several angles at once </li></ul><ul><li>1912: New phase called Synthetic Cubism where artists reconstruct the space & objects of their works with fragmented forms, was formed when Picasso created his first collage </li></ul><ul><li>November 3, 1954: Henri died at age 84 in Nice, France </li></ul><ul><li>August 31, 1963: Georges dies in Paris at age 81 </li></ul><ul><li>April 8, 1973: Picasso dies in Mougins, France at age 91 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Cubism is.. <ul><li>a more modern art movement in which forms are abstracted by using an analytical approach to the object & painting the basic geometric solid of the subject. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Cubist Style.. <ul><li>emphasized the flat, two-dimensional surface of the picture plane, rejecting the traditional techniques of perspective, foreshortening, modeling, and chiaroscuro and refuting time-honored theories of art as the imitation of nature. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Cubist painters.. <ul><li>were not bound to copying form, texture, color, and space; instead, they presented a new reality in paintings that depicted radically fragmented objects, whose several sides were seen simultaneously. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Analytical Cubism is.. <ul><li>where objects are fragmented & displayed from several different angles at once </li></ul>
  7. 7. Synthetic Cubism.. <ul><li>is where artists reconstructed the space & display of their works with fragmented forms </li></ul>
  8. 8. Where it started.. <ul><li>Cubism started in France. </li></ul><ul><li>Analytical & Synthetic also started in France. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Pablo Picasso <ul><li>Born in Malaga, Spain on October 25, 1881 </li></ul><ul><li>Died April 8, 1973 in Mougins, France </li></ul><ul><li>He was referred to as “Picasso” </li></ul><ul><li>Picasso was a Spanish painter and sculptor who was best known for co-founding Cubism along with Georges Braque </li></ul><ul><li>Pablo was married twice and had four children by three women </li></ul>
  10. 10. Pablo Picasso <ul><li>Studio with </li></ul><ul><li>Plaster Head </li></ul><ul><li>[1925] </li></ul>
  11. 11. Georges Braque <ul><li>Born on May 13, 1882 </li></ul><ul><li>He was a French painter and sculptor best known for co-founding Cubism with Pablo Picasso </li></ul><ul><li>He produced many great pieces of art in his life and passed on August 31, 1963 </li></ul>
  12. 12. Georges Braque <ul><li>Woman with </li></ul><ul><li>a Guitar </li></ul><ul><li>[1913] </li></ul>
  13. 13. Henri Matisse <ul><li>Born on December 31, 1869 in Picardy, France </li></ul><ul><li>Died on November 3, 1954 in Nice, France </li></ul><ul><li>Known as the “Master of Color” </li></ul><ul><li>The Chapel of the Rosary in Venice </li></ul><ul><li>He was a French artist noted for color and his fluid brilliant and original drawings. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Instinct must be thwarted just as one prunes the branches of a tree so that it will grow better.” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>-Henri Matisse </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Henri Matisse <ul><li>Open Window </li></ul><ul><li>[1905] </li></ul>
  15. 15. Works Cited <ul><li>Malloy, Nancy. European Art Since 1850 . New York: Cynthia Parzych Publishing Inc. 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Cubism” Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation Inc. 3 Dec. 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Pablo Picasso” Wikimedia Foundation Inc. 3 Dec. 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Henri Matisse” Wikimedia Foundation Inc. 3 Dec. 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Georges Braque” Wikimedia Foundation Inc. 3 Dec. 2007 </li></ul>