A work of art which did not begin with emotion
is not art
me the father of abstraction. I reduced nature to the sphere, cone and cube. My son, Paul, would be interested to know he had a sibling called Modern Art.
Modern Art - Cubism
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Cubism took the way we look at and 'perceive' the world and revolutionalised it. Instead of looking at the world from a fixed point Picasso and Braque looked at something from multiple viewpoints simultaneously. Art works could enter the fourth dimension. They sacrificed colour and light in order to concentrate on the rational organisation of the form.
The brown cubist
paintings are from
Cubism stage which
ended in 1912
They also introduced into the art world when they glued cane and newspaper into their compositions collage