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  • 1. By: Neha Bakshi &Olivia Scalf

2. Uses bright, wild, and vividlyintense colors to help convey amood. Lines are simplified as much aspossible as well as very unnaturallines. Usually have no really basis inreality, and often look verychildish. First Art Revolution of the 20thcentury. Major Artists: PaulGauguin, MauriceVlaminck, Andr Derain, HenriMatisse, and Maurice Marionot 3. Started in Europeduring the 20th centuryin about 1905. Were first recognizedwhen they had theirfirst exhibition in Paris,France. Officially began in 1898in France. 4. Andr DerainPaul Gauguin Maurice Vlaminck Maurice Marionot Henri Matisse 5. June 7th 1848- May 8th 1903 A major founder along with HenriMatisse. Loved experimenting with colors,even had symbolic meanings foreach color. Mostly did Self- portraits. He moved to Tahiti to paint thepeople and he believed, waterdoes not reflect whats above thesurface. He also loved to do paintings ofthe native people in Tahiti. 6. The Day of God( 1894) 7. The Yellow Christ ( 1889) 8. Riders on The Beach( 1902) 9. June 10th 1880- September 8th 1954 Was considered to be one of the majorfounders of Fauvism. Attended Academie Carriere in Pariswhere he met Matisse. He had to convince his parents to allowhim to be a painter, and was originallygoing to be an engineer. Derain loved using bold colors, especiallyin his paintings of the Thames andTower Bridge. After 1906, his role of colors werereduced and the forms becamerestricted. After his military service was over( WWI)he went back to Classicism. 10. Charing Cross Bridge (1906) 11. The Pool of London (1906) 12. Portrait of Henri Matisse (1906) 13. April 4th 1876- October 11th 1958 French painter who is also considered amajor figure in the Fauvism movement. Much of his inspiration comes from theImpressionist movement. He was an artist who taught himself, ratherthen being trained. He put much of his emphasis on nature. He worked with Master Printer CharlesSurlier. Was in the Military which caused him to goback and forth with his art work. 14. The River Seine at Chatou (1906) 15. Restaurant de la Machine a Bougival (1905) 16. The Circus (1906) 17. December 31, 1869- November 3rd1954 Was a major founder of themovement along with Andr Derain. Attended Academie Carriere. The key to his success was by usingexaggerated colors with simplifieddrawings. He amplified the sense of joy that hehad achieved through the color heused. He has an instinctive sensibility in hiswork. 18. The Roofs of Collioure (1905) 19. The OpenWindow, (1905) 20. Woman witha Hat (1905) 21. March 20th 1882- 1960. He was a painter as well as a glassmaker. He was also a member of Les Fauvesthe Fauvism group. His parents sent him to Ecole De Beaux-Arts in Paris for painting. He spent the rest of his life in his hometown, Troyes working in his glass shopuntil he got sick and couldnt workanymore. His glasswork was praised in his 1stexhibition saying it has been a longtime since an innovation of such greatimportance has come to enrich the artof glass. A lot of his works were destroyed in abombing during World War I. 22. Nature mortaux Pommes(No given year) 23. Interior( No specific year) 24. Fauvisms name was not given to it byone of the artists, but by a critic, CamilleMauclair. He thought this entire movement was athreat to all the art standards. He came up with Les Fauves which isFrench for Wild Beasts.