Impressionism

Light is Impressionism- Gae Aulenti

Main Ideas

Date: 1860-1900
Impressionism began in France. Impressionism is a style of art that does not necessarily rely on realistic depictions. Impressionist used intense colors. This type of art was all about light. It was influenced by French painters and English landscape painters. Some of the key locations is Giverny, Paris, Auvers.

Main Artist

Claude Monet
Edgar Degas
Camile Pissaro
August Renior
Alfred Sisley

Impressionism Art