3Juan 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
4Juan Gris.Portrait of Pablo Picasso(1912). Oil on canvas.
5Juan Gris. Still Life with Oil Lamps ( ). Oil oncanvas.
6Juan Gris. Man in the Café (1912). Oil on canvas.
22Fernand 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
23Fernand Léger. Nudes in the Forest (1909-11). Oil on canvas.
24Fernand Léger. Woman in Blue (1912). Oil on canvas.
25Fernand Léger.Woman in Red andGreen (1914).Oil on canvas.
26Fernand Léger. Soldierwith a Pipe (1916).Oil on canvas.
27Fernand Leger. The Cardplayers (1917). Oil on canvas.
34Robert 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
35Robert Delaunay. St. Séverin (1909). Oil on canvas.
36Robert Delaunay. City, First Study (1909). Oil on canvas.
37Robert Delaunay. City, First Study (1909). Oil on canvas.
38The Eiffel Tower Series “visions of catastrophic insight. . . ; cosmic shakings, desire for the great cleanup, for burying the old, the past Europe crumbles”
39Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower (1910). Oil on canvas.
40Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower with Trees (1910).Oil on canvas.
41Robert Delaunay.Eiffel Tower withCurtains (1910).Oil on canvas.
42Robert Delaunay. Eiffel Tower ( ). Oil on canvas.
43Robert Delaunay.Eiffel Tower: Champde Mars: The Red Tower(1911). Oil on canvas.
44Robert Delaunay.The Red Tower( ). Oil on canvas.
45Robert Delaunay. The City No.2 (1911). Oil on canvas.
46Robert Delaunay. The City of Paris (1910-12). Oil on canvas.
47Robert Delaunay.Simultaneous Windows(2nd Motif, 1st Part),Oil on canvas.
48Robert Delaunay.The Windows (1912).Oil on canvas.
49Robert Delaunay. Sun, Tower, and Airplane (1913). Oil on canvas.
50Robert Delaunay. Simultaneous Contrasts: Sun and Moon (1913). Oil on canvas.
51Robert Delaunay. Homage to Bleriot ( 1914). Watercolor on canvas.
52Robert Delaunay. Simultaneous Disk (first non-objective painting),Oil on canvas.