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Art 5 Examples Of Schools Of Art

  1. 1. Art Allison Cavanaugh
  2. 2. Mannerism: “Portrait of A Young Man”
  3. 3. Mannerism <ul><li>Mannerism was a school of art in the late sixteenth century (the Manneristic period was from about 1520-1610). It was characterized by distortion and often changed perspective and scale. It was prevalent in Italy during the High Renaissance. This particular portrait was done by the Italian Mannerist Bronzino in the 1530s. Bronzino often elongated the limbs of his subjects and painted them in statures that appeared awkward or uncomfortable. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Rococo: “The Embarkation for Cythera”
  5. 5. Rococo <ul><li>Rococo was a school of art in the early eighteenth century. It came after Baroque. Rococo art continued some of the styles of Baroque and Renaissance art, but used smaller scales and was less formalistic. Subjects were well defined and more complex. Colors were delicate and subjects were rather light. The painting pictured is called “The Embarkation for Cythera”. It was painted in 1717 by the French Rococo artist Jean-Antoine Watteau. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Romanticism: “Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog”
  7. 7. Romanticism <ul><li>Romanticism was characterized by emotions and self-expression. It was prevalent during the nineteenth century. It focused on color over line, nature, and movement. Dark backgrounds were often used. The painting pictured was painted in 1818 by the German Romantic artist Casper David Friedrich. It is titled “Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog”. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Cubism: “Portrait of Chess Players”
  9. 9. <ul><li>Cubism was an artistic style that was prevalent in the twentieth century. It used geometric shapes, dark and light shades, and harsh lines. It simplified natural subjects. Cubism broke away from methods considered conventional. The painting shown in the previous slide is called “Portrait of Chess Players”. It was painted by Marcel Duchamp in 1911. He is generally associated with Dadaism, but this particular painting is an example of cubism. </li></ul>Cubism
  10. 10. Abstract Expressionism: “Crags and Crevices”
  11. 11. <ul><li>Abstract Expressionism was a modern art movement with roots in earlier movements such as cubism and surrealism. It became popular after WWII and remained prevalent until the 1960s. It focused on impulse, spontaneity, color, and the subconscious. The painting shown on the previous slide is called “Crags and Crevices”. It was painted by Jane Frank in 1961. </li></ul>Abstract Expressionism

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