Post-Impressionist painter know for bold color and rough beauty. Landscapes are know for their direct use of foreground, middle ground and background. Post-Impressionism objected to naturalism and used form and color in more expressive ways.
Was a Post-Impressionist from1869-1954, noted for his strong use of color. Most know for his cut paper collages he produced in later years. Chosen because of his attention to detail, fluidity and bold details.
Shape and form
Elements of composition• Foreground• Middle ground• Background
Background:the most distant elements of a scene
Foreground: the closest elements of a scene(Object closest to you are farthest down on the picture plane)
Middle ground: the area between the foregroundand background (Center plane of the artwork, horizon line)