Art Terms

Abstract Art

Abstract art is characterized as art that does not seek to replicate an accurate depiction of visual reality. Instead, it relies on the use of various shapes, colors, forms, and gestural marks to evoke emotional or conceptual responses from the viewer. This artistic style often encourages individual interpretation and allows for a wide range of creativity and expression.

ARTISTS WORKING
WITH ABSTRACTION

What is the main idea of abstract art?

Understanding Abstract Art

The essence of abstract art lies in liberating itself from traditional methods of representing objects and embracing elements such as shape, form, color, and line. It’s a creative odyssey that transcends the limitations of ordinary artistic expression and our everyday reality.

Paul Klee

Conquest of the mountain

Alexander Calder
Alexabder Calder

Original Lithgoraph

Ellsworth Kelly
Ellsworth
Kelly

Original Lithograph

Maurice
Esteve

Roussadou