a New York school of painting characterized by freely created abstractions; the first important school of American painting to develop independently of European styles
the creation of beautiful or significant things
a heavy, closely woven fabric
United States painter noted for brilliant colors and bold brushwork (1859-1935)
French impressionist painter (1840-1926)
an artistic movement in France beginning in 1907 that featured surfaces of geometrical planes
Cubism is a type of painting (school of art) in which normal shapes of people or other subjects are painted in geometric forms in an attempt to view multiple vantages within a single image ...
French painter whose work influenced the impressionists
Edouard Manet (1832-1883) was a highly influential French painter of the 19th century. He was the forerunner of the impressionists, and he is considered by many to be the father of modern art.
a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster
a school of late 19th century French painters who pictured appearances by strokes of unmixed colors to give the impression of reflected light
United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique; a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956)
English landscape painter (1776-1837)
an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view
Leonardo da Vinci
Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and architect; the most versatile genius of the Italian Renaissance (1452-1519)
Florentine sculptor and painter and architect
prolific and influential Spanish artist who lived in France
creating a picture with paints
Painting, in its most basic form, can be defined as "the process, art, or occupation of coating surfaces with paint for a utilitarian or artistic effect."
French Post-impressionist painter who influenced modern art (especially cubism) by stressing the structural components latent in nature (1839-1906)
Pierre Auguste Renoir
French impressionist painter (1841-1919)
any likeness of a person, in any medium
influential Dutch artist (1606-1669)
Vincent van Gogh
Rembrandt (full name Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn) (Leiden 1606 - Amsterdam 1669), was the most acclaimed painter in the NetherlandsÃÂ¢the greatest of the "Dutch Masters."
Dutch Post-impressionist painter noted for his use of color
Willem de Kooning
United States painter (born in the Netherlands) who was a leading American exponent of abstract expressionism (1904-1997)