Georges Braque


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Noun1.Georges Braque - French painter who led the cubist movement (1882-1963)
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Though recognition came late for his work -- and he was often overshadowed by colleagues like Johns and Rauschenberg -- Twombly was asked to paint a ceiling of the Louvre museum in Paris in 2010, the first artist given the honor since Georges Braque in the 1950s.
The fact that Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque coined the term at the beginning of the 20th century did not impress my pupils, as few recognized either name, but I did get their attention when I mentioned the first collage was made when paper was invented in China around 200 B.
Sala Gaspar: The History is a tribute to the pioneering Barcelona gallery, which championed the careers of Joan Miro, Georges Braque, Alexander Calder, Antoni Clave and Pablo Picasso between 1939 and 1996.
Little has a varied list of artists who have influenced him, from Pieter Bruegel the Elder to Georges Braque, whose love of pattern and colour is echoed in his own work.
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Opening at mima next month, International Exchanges: Modern Art and St Ives 1915-65 brings together loans from public and private collections in the UK and abroad, including works held by Tate and mima of artists from across Europe and North America - from Georges Braque, Kurt Schwitters, Wassily Kandinsky through to Sam Francis, Sandra Blow, Ben Nicholson, Alfred Wallis and Mark Rothko.
In all, there are more than 100 paintings by 36 artists, including Pierre Bonnard, Georges Braque, Marc Chagall, Andre Derain, Jean Dubuffet, Alberto Giacometti, Juan Gris, Roger de La Fresnaye, Fernand Leger, Henri Matisse, Juan Miro, Amedeo Modigliani, Claude Monet, Jules Pascin, Diego Rivera, Henri Rousseau, Maurice Utrillo and Edouard Vuillard.
By choosing boxes as his medium, Rauschenberg invites comparison with art from the early twentieth century--the Cubist collages of Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque that were made from cardboard and other cheap materials, as well as Marcel Duchamp's "readymades" of everyday objects which he declared to be sculptures.
It fooled the world's biggest auction houses and put 200 works purporting to have been by such painters as Marc Chagall, Alberto Giacometti, Graham Sutherland, Georges Braque, Paul Klee and Ben Nicholson into circulation.
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Today, Provence musters Monet, Renoir, Van Gogh, Degas, and Cezanne as its key figures, with Andre Derain, Raoul Dufy, and Georges Braque as their successors.
MacCarthy does not expressly say so, but the powerful aesthetic, moral and literary ideals that united Burne-Jones, Morris and Dante Gabriel Rossetti in mid 19th-century London, together with their ensuing achievements, arguably make them as important in the history of modern art as the infinitely more vaunted Paris-based Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso working half a century later.