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Art Movements

By Eab62
  • Jan 1, 1527


    Art that breaks the rules; artifice over nature
  • Period: Jan 1, 1527 to

    Isms of Art

  • Baroque

  • Romanticism

    The triumph of imagination and individuality
  • Realism

    Celebrating working class and peasants; en plein air rustic painting
  • Impressionism

    Capturing fleeting effects of natural light
  • Post-Impressionism

    A soft revolt against Impressionism
  • Fauvism and Expressionism

    Harsh colors and flat surfaces (Fauvism); emotion distorting form
  • Cubism, Futurism, Supremativism, Constructivism

    Pre– and Post–World War 1 art experiments: new forms to express modern life
  • Dada and Surrealism

    Ridiculous art; painting dreams and exploring the unconscious
  • Abstract Expressionism

    Post–World War II: pure abstraction and expression without form; popular art absorbs consumerism
  • Postmodernism and Deconstructivism

    Art without a center and reworking and mixing past styles