Essays Tagged: "Henri Matisse"

Comparative Analysis of "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon" by Picasso and "The Dance" by Matisse

s. The Dance (First Version, 1909, Museum of Modern Art, New York), is an oil on canvas painting by Henri Matisse. This is an image of five nude women linking arms in an oval. This horizontally aligne ...

(5 pages) 234 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Paul Cezanne's life very briefly. It also includes especially how his styles of art changed over time, were influenced, and influenced furture art. It was written for a 7th grade french class.

ps the most profound effect on the art of the 20th century. He was the greatest single influence on Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso. He was particularly well known for his use of color and his structu ...

(2 pages) 161 0 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Raymond Georges "Yves" Tanguy.

the Lycee Montaigne and later the Lycee St. Louis until 1917. One of his classmates was the son of Henri Matisse, Pierre. During this time, Tanguy neglected his studies. Had he not been such a loner ...

(4 pages) 60 0 3.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Impressionism - Introduction - The impact of impressionism on later artistic movements, in particular Fauvism.

surface design. The Fauves used contrasting, non- descriptive colours.The leader of the Fauves was Henri Matisse, his painting "Woman with the hat" is shown above, it was painted in 1904.While the im ...

(2 pages) 119 1 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The main features of Fauvism, Expressioism and Cubism

spiration artists got from the movement allowed new directions to be explored and experimented with.Henri Mattisse was probably the most notable Fauvist painter his paintings embodied the fundamentals ...

(4 pages) 89 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays


ion, those experiments have been controlled by further theories. The leading Fauve theoretician was Henri Matisse. His colleagues followed many of his ideas, and his thoughts about art inspired many t ...

(4 pages) 104 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Fauvism, Cubism and German Expressionism

either Le Havre group, or Ecole des Beaux-Arts group.Two of the main artists from this period were Henri Matisse and André Derain. They were influenced by the German Philosopher, Nietzche, as ... itive artworks, such as African masks, and there were also Egyptian, Iberian and Oceanic influences.Henri Matisses's, "The Green Stripe" is a portrait of Madame Matisse. Sections of the painting are b ...

(2 pages) 155 3 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Picasso's Les Demoiselles D'Avignon

id it was "a desperate enterprise" and that Picasso would soon commit suicide (Everdell 251). While Henri Matisse, leader of the Fauves, was angered and called the painting "a hoax" (PBS Online). No o ...

(7 pages) 118 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays


ork.When Braque's L'Estaque paintings were submitted to the selection jury of 1908 Salon d'Automne, Henri Matisse dismissed them saying they were nothing but petite cubes meaning small cubes. The pain ...

(2 pages) 42 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Dick Bruna and Dan Goodsell and how they relate to postmodernism

he was greatly influenced by the graphic design of the DeStijl Movement, as well as the collages of Henri Matisse. Bruna’s visually brilliant book covers were a masterpiece of graphic minimalism. ...

(11 pages) 29 0 3.7 Jun/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Henri matisse

Henri Matisse, French artist, was a leader of the Fauve group. He was highly regarded as one of the ... be. The unimaginable could always be imagined with him. He just had to simply "marinate" his ideas.Henri Matisse became known as a "wild beast" when art critics referred to him and others that also p ... f vivid colors, and their distortion of shapes were some of the reasons they were dubbed this title.Henri Matisse finished his paintings when it finally represented his own emotions in a precise way. ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art


form, instead of just giving it to the viewer, which could be considered the lazy man's way. Since Matisse is one of my absolute favorite artists, it was a treat to see his influence be carried over ... olstery of the armchair in Picasso's drawing is undeniably the effect of time spent with his friend Matisse, and I think it's nice to have a little design in a sketch that has little or no content val ...

(1 pages) 750 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

African Art

y are woven. A modern artist of today may use the same design concept the African people have used. Henri Matisse used some African design styles in a painting he did. The painting has a very intricat ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Liberal Studies Visual Arts Capstone

influence from various artistic periods and styles. This work in particular favors that of Jazz by Henri Matisse. Like Matisse’s work, Captivity and Resistance mimics Jazz in its patterns, mater ... g/jacoblawrence/art/famcom.html>Levin, Gail. Hopper’s Places. New York: Knopf, 1985Matisse, Henri. Jazz. Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle.<>“The Art of Ro ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Fauvism Case Study

ted and loud colour and disregard for actual forms than what these movements had. Three artists are Henri Matisse, Andre Derain and Maurice de Vlaminck. The three companions, along with others, formed ... ns, along with others, formed the group of fauves, and held their first exhibition together in 1905.Henri Matisse:Dance (I) 1909 Oil on canvasForm: paintingDescription: In Henri Matisse's "Dance (I)" ...

(28 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2011

Subjects: Art Essays

african art

sse was his imagination more than his vision, and for Picasso vision more than imagination.12sHenri Matisse was known as the master of colour, and he drew upon African art to untie bold colour a ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

art history

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays