3 Juan Gris’ Artistic Credo Bases his Cubism on “the set square and the t-square”Structures his paintings on the basis of architecture and mathematicsCreates through what he termed “the art of synthesis or deductive art”Starts from a geometrical shape to create an objectFirst comes the imaginary concept of the painting (archetypal structure)Is followed by its confrontation with reality
4 Juan Gris.Portrait of Pablo Picasso(1912). Oil on canvas.
5 Juan Gris. Still Life with Oil Lamps ( ). Oil oncanvas.
6 Juan Gris. Man in the Café (1912). Oil on canvas.
22 Fernand Léger’s Artistic Credo First employed tubular, fractured forms and bright colors highlighted by juxtaposition with cool whitesThen moved on to urban and machine imageryFavored sharply delineated, flat shapes, unmodeled color areas, and combinations of human and machine forms
23 Fernand Léger. Nudes in the Forest (1909-11). Oil on canvas.
24 Fernand Léger. Woman in Blue (1912). Oil on canvas.
25 Fernand Léger.Woman in Red andGreen (1914).Oil on canvas.
26 Fernand Léger. Soldierwith a Pipe (1916).Oil on canvas.
27 Fernand Leger. The Cardplayers (1917). Oil on canvas.
34 Robert Delaunay’s Artistic Credo Focuses on the city of Paris and its vertical structures, especially the Eiffel Tower series of paintingsUses multiple points of view as if one moment of time is captured at once: simultaneity of time and spaceLater explores multiple views, transparency, and simultaneity in his Windows seriesExterior and interior worlds merge on a flat surface of flickering color patches
35 Robert Delaunay. St. Séverin (1909). Oil on canvas.
36 Robert Delaunay. City, First Study (1909). Oil on canvas.
37 Robert Delaunay. City, First Study (1909). Oil on canvas.
38 The Eiffel Tower Series “visions of catastrophic insight. . . ; cosmic shakings, desire for the great cleanup, for burying the old, the past Europe crumbles”
39 Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower (1910). Oil on canvas.
40 Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower with Trees (1910).Oil on canvas.
41 Robert Delaunay.Eiffel Tower withCurtains (1910).Oil on canvas.
42 Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower ( ). Oil on canvas.
43 Robert Delaunay.Eiffel Tower: Champde Mars: The Red Tower(1911). Oil on canvas.
44 Robert Delaunay.The Red Tower( ). Oil on canvas.
45 Robert Delaunay. The City No.2 (1911). Oil on canvas.
46 Robert Delaunay. The City of Paris (1910-12). Oil on canvas.
47 Robert Delaunay.Simultaneous Windows(2nd Motif, 1st Part),Oil on canvas.
48 Robert Delaunay.The Windows (1912).Oil on canvas.
49 Robert Delaunay. Sun, Tower, and Airplane (1913). Oil on canvas.
50 Robert Delaunay. Simultaneous Contrasts: Sun and Moon (1913). Oil on canvas.
51 Robert Delaunay. Homage to Bleriot ( 1914). Watercolor on canvas.
52 Robert Delaunay. Simultaneous Disk (first non-objective painting),Oil on canvas.