Georges Seurat

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French painter who developed pointillism (1859-1891)

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Signac was referring to, among others, Georges Seurat, who in trying to systematize the optical discoveries of the impressionists, had taken a scientific approach to painting, one based on color theory.
Much as Stephen Sondheim and James Lapinc explored the creative process via a painting by Georges Seurat, Kahane, Bockley and McCallum have composed a kind of Sunday in the Parlor with George (Davis).
1891: Georges Seurat, the French impressionist painter who was primarily responsible for the development of Pointillism, died.
Georges Seurat, "Une Baignade, Asnieres (Bathers at Asnieres)," 1884
En realidad, Georges Seurat, el artista post-impresionista frances creador del puntillismo, siempre rechazo este termino, prefiriendo llamarlo Divisionismo o Cromo-Luminismo.
It's Christie's turn Wednesday, with works by Matisse, Joan Miro, Picasso and Georges Seurat among the highlights.
From Georges Seurat I borrowed the strand of hair, the chignon, the shawl, the basket, the stones on the lane, the light of the grooves, his way of merging all of this into an almost formless mass; from Clemence, from the memory of Clemence, I borrowed her silence, her absence, the quality of her presence, which was precisely to be a silent absence; I trusted that my clumsiness would not betray my emotion.
IN THE FIRST exhibition of drawings ever ,to travel from the distinguished collection of the Musee d'Orsay, Paris, "The Modern Woman" brings together nearly 100 works by celebrated 19th-century French artists, including Pierre Bonnard, Edgar Degas, Paul Gauguin, Edouard Manet, Camille Pissarro, Berthe Morisot, Odilon Redon, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Georges Seurat, and many more.
Unlike the French artist Georges Seurat who developed pointillism, her images are not static.
In their efforts to unify quantum theory and gravity, theoretical physicists have likened spacetime to a Georges Seurat painting, composed of tiny dots or lumps that meld to form a seemingly smooth picture.
One such "essay" is a purely visual piece consisting of paintings created by noted British painter Bridget Riley who incorporated many of her own works, in addition to work by Georges Seurat.
If we think of Sugimoto as merely representing the seascape, then he just photographs places like those painted by late-nineteenth-century artists such as Eugene Boudin, Edouard Manet, and Georges Seurat.
Visit an art museum and look for paintings by Georges Seurat.
The picture, which shows the former model staring straight into the camera while covering her groin area with her hands is, we are assured, a work of art which references the output of French painter Georges Seurat.
The four are Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), Eugene Henri Paul Gauguin (1848-1903), Georges Seurat (1851-1891) and Claude-Emile Schuffenecker (1851-1934).