Category Archives: Modernism

Henri Matisse

Matisse is a French artists who was part of the modernist movement.  Matisse was well known for his original and fluid style and use of colour.  In 1901 Matisse painted ‘La Raie Verte’ with oil on canvas. This is considered … Continue reading

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Paul Gauguin

PAul Guaguin is another French artist that was part of the post impressionist movement.  His experimental use of colour involved him in the modernist movement. ‘Manao Tupapau’ was created by Gauguin in 1892 its an oil on canvas painting. The … Continue reading

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Paul Cezanne

Paul Cezanne was a French artist and played an important role in the post impressionist movement, alot of his work is classed as moderism.  ‘Les Joueurs de Cartes’ is an il on canvas painting painted between 1892-1895. his brushwork is … Continue reading

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