8Do you like his style of painting? Why or why not? When looking at Gustav Klimt’s work, think of the types of colors and shapes he uses in his artwork.Do you like his style of painting? Why or why not?
12Gustav did not like to talk about himself Gustav did not like to talk about himself. He wanted his artwork to speak for him"I have the gift of neither the spoken nor the written word, especially if I have to say something about myself or my work. Whoever wants to know something about me -as an artist, the only notable thing- ought to look carefully at my pictures and try and see in them what I am and what I want to do." Gustav Klimt
13Gustav Klimt was the founder of an art movement called art nouveau, meaning new art.
19My Favorite Gustav Klimt painting The Tree of Life, 1905
20Gustav Klimt Born in Vienna in 1862 Others noticed his talent immediatelyFounder of art movement known asArt NouveauPainter of pattern and shapesWell known artwork “The Kiss”(or “The Hug”)Died in 1918