Artists/Architects II MAT

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  1. Henry Moore
    • English sculptor; empty spaces and Cubist Structure
    • Interior-Exterior Reclining Figure-bronze
  2. Edvard Munch
    • Norwegian painter; Expressionism; sex and death themes; psychological subjects
    • The Scream-oil on canvas
  3. Georgia O'Keeffe
    • American Modern painter; free flow of rhythmic shapes; flowers
    • Blue and Green Music-oil on canvas
  4. Pablo Ruiz y Picasso
    • father of Cubism
    • Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, Seated Woman-oil on canvas
  5. Jackson Pollock
    • American Abstract Expressionist painter; free motion of arm, drip painting, gobs of color, "action painting'
    • Blue Poles-oil, Duco, and aluminum paint on canvas
  6. Robert Rauschenberg
    • American Pop artist; used objects
    • Trapeze-oil on canvas with silkscreen
  7. Rembrandt van Rijn
    • Baroque Dutch painter, spirituallity in art, radiant light against shadow
    • Supper at Emmaus, Return of the Prodigal Son-both oil on canvas
  8. Pierre Auguste Renoir
    • French Impressionist painter; warmth/physical delight/enjoyment of the moment of light/air
    • Le Moulin de la Galette-oil on canvas
  9. James Renwick Jr.
    American Architect and engineer: St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York and Smithsonian Institution in Washington
  10. Auguste Rodin
    • Impressionist sculptor; human figure in great physical and emotional stress
    • The Age of Bronze, The Kiss(in marble)
  11. Peter Paul Rubens
    • Baroque Flemish painter; spiral into pic; center panel of a triptych
    • Raising of the Cross
  12. Raffaello Sanzio
    • High Renaissance Italian painter; High Renaissnance principles
    • fresco School of Athens, panel painting Madonna of the Meadows
  13. George Segal
    • American Pop artist, painter/sculptor
    • The Bus Riders-plaster/metal/vinyl
  14. Georges Pierre Seurat
    • Frech Post Impressionist painter; divisionism(separate touch of brush reps diff color so shades mix in the eye not on the palette) developed into pointilism
    • Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte-oil on canvas
  15. Domenikos Thetokopoulos
    (El Greco)
    • recreated Byzantine pictorial trandition
    • Resurrection, The Burial of Count Orgaz, Toledo-oil on canvas
  16. Louis Comfort Tiffany
    American artisan; stained glass creations
  17. Jan van Eyck
    Early Renaissance Flemish painter known for the naturalism, minute detail, representation of atmospheric space
  18. Vincent van Gogh
    • Dutch Post Impressionist painter; thick pigment/blazing color/strong strokes
    • Starry Night, The Night Cafe-oil on canvas
  19. Tiziano Vecellio
    • High Renaissance painter;
    • Venus of Urbino, Man with the Glove, Sacred and Profane Love-oil on canvas
  20. Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez
    • Baroque painter; optical method; nature as revealed to human vision through light
    • Las Merinas-oil on canvas
  21. Andy Warhol
    • American Pop artist; boring/impersonal/mechanized sameness
    • Marilyn Monroe-oil,acrylic and silkscreen enamel on canvas
  22. Frank Lloyd Wright
    American architect: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  23. Bauhaus
    • Architectural design school
    • Germany 1919
    • blend art and architecture with industrial techniques
  24. Chicago School
    • Mid 19th century group of architects
    • more functional than artistic such as factory warehouse office building department store apartment house
  25. Ecole des Beaux-Arts
    • Paris
    • national French architectural school
    • 19th century
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Artists/Architects II MAT
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Artists Architects MAT

Artists/Architects MAT
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