Gwendoline (1882-1951) and Margaret Davies (1884-1963), two sisters from Mid Wales, were among the first people in Britain to collect French Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
These works show how the young artist was influenced by major styles such as Art Nouveau, Impressionism, Symbolism, and Post-Impressionism
," says Frist Center Chief Curator Mark Scala.
Some viewers with a taste for post-impressionism
may find echoes of Paul Gauguin's work in "A Journey of Colors," particularly his series on French Polynesia.
After experimenting with post-impressionism
and cubism, I became known as a Fauvist and developed the style known as stenographic.
But the main focus is on Les XX (1883-94) and La Libre Esthetique (1894-1914), the two salons that were held upstairs in this very building and kept Brussels up to speed with European avant-garde movements and styles, from Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
to synthetism and Symbolism.
This exhibition surveys the vast sweep of Jones' 75 years as a painter, stretching from late Post-Impressionism
to a contemporary mixture of African, Caribbean, American and African-American iconography, design and thematic elements.
He became a member of the Sandon Studios Society, a group of artists who had split from the Sheds to set up their own school, and two of his paintings were included in its controversial Post-Impressionism
exhibition of 1911.
, Fauve, Cubism, Surrealism, and Abstract Expressionism are all discussed in plain yet precise terms, with accompanying illustrations demonstrating key qualities of each style.
Barnes hired faculty to instruct students in topics related to Impressionism and post-Impressionism
The exhibition traces the evolution of early modem art, beginning with examples of dramatic Romanticism exemplified by Turner through the expressionist Post-Impressionism
of Van Gogh.
Especially interesting are Leibowitz's comments on Einstein's approach to relativity as art and the understanding of form in impressionism and post-impressionism
However, its simplified style, derived from Post-Impressionism
, might have found parallels in many countries at this time.