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Georges Seurat: the colour theorists' notion of a scientific approach to painting. He believed that a painter could use colour to create harmony and emotion in art in
American modernism: portraits appeared; bright colors entered the palettes of painters, and the first non-objective paintings were displayed in the galleries. The modernist movement
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Modern art: contemporary art or postmodern art. Modern art begins with the heritage of painters like Vincent van Gogh, Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, Georges Seurat and Henri
Metaphysical painting: the term "metaphysical" to describe de Chirico's paintings. In February 1917, the Futurist painter Carlo Carrà met de Chirico in Ferrara, where they
Fauvism: a group of early 20th-century modern artists whose works emphasized painterly qualities and strong color over the representational or realistic values
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Social realism: with early Bengali art films such as Ritwik Ghatak's Nagarik (1952) and Satyajit Ray's The Apu Trilogy (1955–59). Realism in Indian cinema dates back to the
Wassily Kandinsky: painful to me. I considered that the painter had no right to paint indistinctly. I dully felt that the object of the painting was missing. And I noticed with
Dance (Matisse): Dance (La Danse) is a painting made by Henri Matisse in 1910, at the request of Russian businessman and art collector Sergei Shchukin, who bequeathed the
Henri Matisse: from buying work from painters he admired. The work he hung and displayed in his home included a plaster bust by Rodin, a painting by Gauguin, a drawing
Paul Cézanne: January 1839 – 22 October 1906) was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter whose work laid the foundations of the transition from the 19th-century
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Max Weber (artist): 1881 – October 4, 1961) was a Jewish-American painter and one of the first American Cubist painters who, in later life, turned to more figurative Jewish
Paul Klee: art as Leonardo da Vinci's A Treatise on Painting for the Renaissance. He and his colleague, Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky, both taught at the Bauhaus
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Le bonheur de vivre: or Love in the Golden Age after the similarly named painting by the 16th-century Flemish painter Paolo Fiammingo. Based on the many similarities with
Marc Chagall: styles and created works in a wide range of artistic formats, including painting, drawings, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramics, tapestries
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Mont Sainte-Victoire (Cézanne): at a greater sense of truth in their paintings. This sentiment led to the Symbolist tradition. Landscape painters in the Symbolist tradition explored how
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Arts and entertainment in India: The Bengali language industry is notable as including the director Satyajit Ray, an international filmmaker and a winner of many awards, among them the
Crystal Cubism: practically all of the elements of the artwork. This range of styles of painting and sculpture, especially significant between 1917 and 1920 (referred to
Raoul Dufy: des Indépendants. A boost to his confidence: the painter, Maurice Denis, bought one of his paintings. Dufy continued to paint, often in the vicinity of
Abbas Kiarostami: Chris Marker, and Ray Carney. Akira Kurosawa said of Kiarostami's films: "Words cannot describe my feelings about them ... When Satyajit Ray passed on, I was
Jean Renoir: Renoir's films have also influenced many other directors, including Satyajit Ray, Éric Rohmer, Luchino Visconti, Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet
Dhobi Ghat (film): look away".Pratim D. Gupta of The Telegraph compared Dhobi Ghat with Satyajit Ray's Charulata in the way that the five characters, including Mumbai, operate
Late modernism: direction in the works of many sculptors and painters. In painting color field painting, minimalism, hard-edge painting and lyrical abstraction constituted radical
Mary Cassatt: Gardner met and married famed academic painter William-Adolphe Bouguereau. Toward the end of 1866, she joined a painting class taught by Charles Joshua Chaplin
Secession (art): availability.) French painter Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824–1898) circa 1880. → Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts German painter, sculptor, printmaker
Art movement: expressionism Action painting Arte Povera Art Informel Assemblage Beatnik art Chicago Imagists CoBrA, c. 1948–1951 Color Field painting Combine painting De-collage
List of avant-garde artists: Picabia (painter) Pablo Picasso (Spanish painter and sculptor) Antoine Pevsner (sculptor) Jackson Pollock (painter) Robert Rauschenberg (painter) Man Ray (painter
Salon d'Automne: that time. From which it became clear that these paintings - and I specify the names of the painters who were, alone, the reluctant causes of all this
History of film: 15 September 2009. Retrieved 6 June 2009. Ray, Satyajit. "Ordeals of the Alien". The Unmade Ray. Satyajit Ray Society. Archived from the original on 27
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Gino Severini: the painter Umberto Boccioni. Together they visited the studio of Giacomo Balla, where they were introduced to the technique of Divisionism, painting with
Cubo-Futurism: Futurism and French Analytical Cubism. Cubo-Futurism was the main school of painting and sculpture practiced by the Russian Futurists. In 1913, the term ‘Cubo-Futurism’
Ramkinkar Baij: "look" like Tagore, and should probably be replaced. When people like Satyajit Ray swiftly responded, the matter was laid to rest". A differing view holds
Minimalism: in the early 20th century to describe a 1915 composition by the Russian painter Kasimir Malevich, Black Square. Minimalism in visual art, generally referred
Notable people associated with Santiniketan: serve as a foundation for any branch of art that I wished to pursue. Satyajit Ray, Those nine years in Shantiniketan are the best days of my life. It was
Christopher Lee: Napoleon, and is buried at the Pantheon in Rome, next to the painter Raphael. His painting, by Lawrence, hangs in Windsor Castle." In the late-1950s, Lee
Late bloomer: These directors include Nicholas Ray, Alain Resnais, Edward Yang, Michael Mann, Frank Tashlin, Robert Aldrich, Satyajit Ray, Anthony Mann, Terry Gilliam,
Svetoslav Roerich: Святослáв Никола́евич Рéрих; 23 October 1904 – 30 January 1993), Russian painter based in India, son of Helena and Nicholas Roerich, studied from a young
List of art movements: Academic art Action painting Aestheticism Altermodern American Barbizon school American impressionism American realism American Scene Painting Analytical art
Nirode Mazumdar: Prodosh Dasgupta and Paritosh Sen. Niru-da introduced Prankrishna Pal. Satyajit Ray used to live opposite our house near the Triangular Park. He too often
Vijay Sharma: Vijay Sharma is an Indian painter and art historian, known for his expertise in the Pahari school of miniature painting. He was honored by the Government
Dada: Heartfield, Emmy Hennings, Hannah Höch, Richard Huelsenbeck, Francis Picabia, Man Ray, Hans Richter, Kurt Schwitters, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Tristan Tzara, and Beatrice
David Lynch: title of the painting. Lynch considers the 20th-century Irish-born British artist Francis Bacon to be his "number one kinda hero painter", stating that
Ganga Devi (painter): painter, considered by many as one of the leading exponents of Madhubani painting tradition. She is credited with popularizing the Madhubani painting
Vasudeo S. Gaitonde: himself an abstract painter and is averse to be called one. In fact he asserts that there is no such thing as abstract painting, instead he refers to

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