Georges Braque

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French painter who led the cubist movement (1882-1963)


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Compare Rauschenberg's use of cardboard to the early twentieth-century Cubist collages of Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso.
But his big talent was recognised as a child and his nickname at school was "Braque", after the French artist Georges Braque.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Keith Hating (May 4, 1958), Jasper Johns (May 5, 1930), Salvador Dali (May 11, 1904), Georges Braque (May 13, 1882), Mary Cassatt (May 22, 1844) and Alexander Archipenko (May 30, 1887).
With which art movement is Georges Braque disagreement literally means 'against time'?
Also included are works by Maurice de Vlaminck, Georges Braque, Juan Gris, Max Beckmann, Vasily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall, Kazimir Malevich, Fernand Leger, Piet Mondrian, Constantin BrEoncusi, Alberto Giacometti, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, Max Ernst, Paul Delvaux, Salvador Dali, Joan Miro and Paul Klee.
Madi's choice of medium naturally furthers the temptation to compare him to Picasso, who, along with Georges Braque, pioneered synthetic cubism (the use of collage in high art) back in 1912.
Porter remembers that at that time her palette was influenced by the painters she most admired, such as Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso.
On show are loans from public and private collections from the UK and abroad including works held by Tate and mima of artists from across Europe and North America - from Georges Braque, Kurt Schwitters, Wassily Kandinsky through to Sam Francis, Sandra Blow, Ben Nicholson, Alfred Wallis and Mark Rothko.
It also looks at his writings on contemporary art and his own art collection which, in addition to the Miro painting, eventually included works by Andre Masson, Georges Braque, and Juan Gris.
For Joyce as for others of his artistic generation -- a group born in 1881-83 that includes Bela Bartok, Anton Webern, Igor Stravinsky, Georges Braque, Pablo Picasso, Alexis Leger, Franz Kafka, and Virginia Woolf -- "Wagner's position in early twentieth-century culture made him virtually inescapable", though in another sense he was already history.
At the tabletop show here next week, Daum will unveil its new Georges Braque collection.
Mondrian traveled to Paris, where he met Georges Braque and other leading artists and was exposed to the abstracting qualities of cubism and the primary colors of fauvism.
I looked up at some of the figures in the forecourt of the Hotel de Sully, and as soon as I saw that woman with the huge watermelon thighs I thought of Georges Braque.
Her salon was a meeting point for artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, along with American writers like Sherwood Anderson and Ernest Hemingway.
After seeing the works of Georges Braque and Picasso in Amsterdam in 1911, he moved to Paris and began to develop an independent abstract style.