- 1.VISUAL ARTS TIMELINEAesthetic Theory Ms. Thelma Ll. Badon
2. Prehistoric 3. Egyptian 4. Archaic 5. Hellenic 6. Hellenistic 7. Roman 8. Early Christian 9. Byzantine 10. Romanesque 11. Gothic 12. Renaissance 13. MannerismA style characterized by distorted perspective, scale, andproportion, especially in long stretched-out figures 14. Baroque It is most often defined as "the dominant style of art in Europebetween the Mannerist and Rococo eras, a style characterized bydynamic movement, overt emotion and self-confident rhetoric 15. RococoAn 18th century style which developed as Baroque artists gave up their symmetry and became increasingly moreornate, florid, and playful. 16. Neoclassicism Refers to the classical revival in European art, architecture,and interior design that lasted from the mid-eighteenth to theearly nineteenth century. 17. RomanticismA style that found its subject the world of the dramatic andexotic 18. RealismA style in which everyday scenes and events arepainted as they actually look 19. Art Nouveau French for new artAn international movement and style of art, architecture and applied art especially the decorative arts. 20. ExpressionismA style that emphasized highly emotional feelings by using strong colors, distorted forms, and bold, simplified lines. 21. DadaismIt began as an anti-art movement, in the sense that it rejected the way art was appreciated and defined in contemporary art scenes. 22. SurrealismA style of painting based on dreams, the fantastic, and theirrational 23. ImpressionismA style that attempted to capture the rapidly changing effects of light on objects 24. Fauvism (French word-wild beast)A movement wherein artists used wild, intense colorcombinations in their paintings 25. PointillismA technique in which small, carefully placed dots of color areused to create forms 26. CubismA style in which objects are shown from severaldifferent angles at once. 27. Abstract ExpressionismA style where paint is dribbled, spilled, or splashed onto huge canvases to express paintings as an action. 28. Modern ArtRefers to artistic works produced during the period extending roughlyfrom the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art produced during that era 29. Large Reclining Nude, Frida Kahlo (1907-1954). Henri Matisse, 1935 30. Portrait of Dora Maar Reclining Nude, 1969Pablo Picassoby Picasso 31. ,La Gran Tenochtitln, 1945,Diego Rivera 32. Pop ArtAn art movement and style that had its origins in England inthe 1950s and made its way to the United States during the1960s.