Fernand Leger

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French painter who was an early cubist (1881-1955)


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Most of the female members of Cercle et carre were associated with the Academie Moderne, with Fernand Leger and Amedee Ozenfant (19) ; and Szmuszkowicz and Idelson had attended the stage design lessons given there by Exter.
It was a new way of seeing initiated by Braque and Picasso (1) and subsequently gained followers who included Fernand Leger, Albert Gleizes, Jean Metzinger, and Juan Gris.
Washington, May 7 ( ANI ): Madonna has decided to auction a painting by French cubist artist Fernand Leger for charity and is expecting to raise at least 5 million dollars.
Mr Lauder's gift - which includes 33 Picassos, 17 Braques, and 14 works each from Fernand Leger and Juan Gris - will now decorate the walls of the Met in a way that most potently reveals both the influences that shaped Cubism (in painting Les Demoiselles in 1907 Picasso was inspired by the African art he had recently seen in Paris ethnographic museum in the Palais de Trocadero) and also how Cubism left its fingerprints on so much art and design that followed.
New fabrics like Acanthi, Albers, Delaunay, Leger and Mythos meet these expectations while also offering exciting interpretations of artistic works from Henri Matisse, Josef Albers, Sonia Delaunay, Fernand Leger, and Yong Ho Ji.
El ojo y sus narrativas, como bien se llama el ciclo, reune una serie de documentales, cortos y largometrajes de los mas representativos de este tema en el cine: Fernand Leger, Marcel Duchamp, Marcel Ray, los clasicos de Bunuel, Cocteau y Resnais.
Bourgeois studied mathematics and philosophy at the Sorbonne before deciding to study art at various academies and ateliers in Paris, including that of artist Fernand Leger.
As did fellow exhibit subjects Fernand Leger, Auguste Rodin, Paul Gauguin, Pablo Picasso and Alexandra Exter.
Muy pronto conoce a los artistas Marcel Duchamp, Yves Tanguy, Joan Miro, Piet Mondrian, Fernand Leger y Max Ernst.
Chaos and Classicism: Art in France, Italy and Germany 1918-1936 (Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue at 89th Street) showcases this period with the works of Balthus, Jean Cocteau, Giorgio de Chirico, Otto Dix, Hannah Hach, Fernand Leger, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso and August Sander.
Other works on display are by Edouard Manet, Fernand Leger, Alan Shields and Dan Flavin.
Tehran's Contemporary Arts Museum now hosts an exhibition called Manifestations of the World's Contemporary Arts, which displays over 120 paintings, sculptures, illustrations and installations by famous international artists such as Henry Moore, Kamil Jacob Pissarro, Morris Louis, Dan Flavin, Alan Shields, Fernand Leger and Edouard Manet.
1 Where did Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, George Braque, Amedeo Modigliani and Fernand Leger go missing?
The other paintings stolen were L'olivier pres de l'Estaque by Georges Braque; La femme a l'eventail by Amedeo Modigliani; and Nature-mort aux chandeliers by Fernand Leger.
The other paintings stolen were "L'olivier pres de l'Estaque" (Olive Tree near Estaque) by Georges Braque; "La femme a l'eventail" (Woman with a Fan) by Amedeo Modigliani; and "Nature-mort aux chandeliers" (Still Life with Chandeliers) by Fernand Leger.