Abstract paintingsemerged from the late19th century and early20th ...More
Abstract paintingsemerged from the late19th century and early20th century modernistmovements againsttraditional academicpainting in Europe. Mostartists until thisturning point paintedaccording to ClassicalRealism methods, usingrealistic perspective,shading, and othertechniques to createrecognizable scenes andsubject matter.
Manymodern artists who soughtto create art for art’ssake, without referringto objects in the realworld, instead turned toabstract canvas paintings Less
Abstract paintings emerged from the late 19th century and early 20th century modernist movements against traditional academic painting in Europe. Most artists until this turning point painted according to Classical Realism methods, using realistic perspective, shading, and other techniques to create recognizable scenes and subject matter.
Many modern artists who sought to create art for art’s sake, without referring to objects in the real world, instead turned to abstract canvas paintings