PAUL KLEE December 18,1879 – June 29, 1940. Paul Klee (pronounced clay) was born in 1879. Although he was born in the country of Switzerland, he is considered both a Swiss and German painter. He spent a large portion of his life studying and painting in Germany.
PAUL KLEEDecember 18,1879 – June 29, 1940
My Room, 1896
Like many artists, Paul Klee had to find other work to support his wife and young son. He continued to play violin in the Berne Switzerland orchestra and also wrote theater reviews. In his spare time he continued with his artwork.
Samples of different styles of his artwork
Castle and Sun, 1928
Landscape with Yellow Birds, 1923
Fairy Tales, 1920
Cat and Bird, 1928
Surrealism is art based on fantasy. Like painting a clock and have it melting. Salvador Dali, was known for his surrealism.
Cubism is art that is created with shapes. The Shapes can be squares, triangles, circles, cones or any other geometrical shape.
Expressionism painting is to paint with great emotion.
So think of that the next time you draw on your sidewalk. You might just become a famous artist!!!
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