Characteristics of Cubism – Who Invented Cubism?

In terms of who invented the actual name ‘Cubism’, this came about in 1908 when the artist Henri Matisse described Georges Braque’s ‘Houses at L’Estaque’ as being made up of little cubes. Following this the term quickly became widely adopted.

The Beauty of Impressionist Art

Experience the passion of Impressionist art. Green, violet, flowing pink. In lively, proliferating brushstrokes, light trembling foliage, zigzag reflections on the water, the wake of fishing boats and yawls. A dress, only seemingly green, gliding at the bend of a garden path: a zebra pattern of sunlight on the couples stretched out on the grass. …

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