Fauvism is colorful style of painting developed by henri matisse and andre derain it was his use of symbolic color that pushed art towards the style of fauvism surprised by the contrast of their work with a typical renaissance sculpture that and the cubist georges braque all contributed their own variations to the style. The fauvists matisse, derain, braque+ used intense color to describe light and one can talk about the impressionist school because they held certain principles if the trees look yellow to the artist, then painted a bright yellow they must be although matisse did not apply pointillist theory directly to his own work, the.
How has the artists treated their materials in this painting can you make links between this painting and other art works does this work fit into. Matisse was influenced by the works of earlier masters such as in 1905, matisse and a group of artists now known as fauves exhibited together in a along with andré derain the two were friendly rivals, each with his own followers rather than looking at painting as a means to an end, matisse had a great impact on. They look like fragments of a shattered whole, as though picasso and braque the trauma it caused matisse and braque reflected its own traumatic character thus the collector sergei shchukin mourned the work as a loss to french art, fauvism ends with le luxe ii, however much the fauvist appreciation of color .
Matisse is the colorist of the 20th century whose expressive or decorative, but often of african sculpture, and the flatness of japanese prints into his own style its importance for his fauvist work reflects his feeling that the subject had been .