2 Art styleA way of expression shared by an individual artist or group of artistsAn art movement is a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal followed by a group of artists during a restricted period of time, (usually a few months, years or decades)
3 StipplingIn drawing, painting, and engraving, this is a technique that practices marking a surface with numerous small dots or specks
12 Georges SeuratGeorges-Pierre Seurat was a French Post-Impressionist painter and draftsman.Seurat is noted for his innovative use of drawing media and for devising the technique of painting known as pointillismBorn: December 2, 1859, Paris, FranceDied: March 29, 1891, Paris, France
13 A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte,, 1884–1885
19 ImpressionismA late 19th century art movement that focused on creating an artwork that displays the immediate visual impression of a scene rather than capturing the exact details.Impressionist artworks typically use many short strokes of color to capture an experience rather than the scene as seen from life
21 Claude MonetClaude Monet was a founder of French Impressionist paintingMonet is well known for plein-air landscape painting (in the open air)He was the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophyImpressionist philosophy: expressing one's perceptions before what is seen in natureBorn: November 14, 1840, Paris, FranceDied: December 5, 1926, Giverny, France
25 Aboriginal Dot Paintings Indigenous Australian art or Australian Aboriginal art is art made by the native peoples of AustraliaDot paintings can be painted on anything though in aboriginal times they used to paint dot pictures on rocks, caves etc.This form of expression was a way of visually describing stories and legends on caves and rocks to represent their religion.
31 Chuck CloseCharles Thomas "Chuck" Close is an American painter and photographer who achieved fame as a photorealist, through his massive-scale portraits and unique style of painting.Born: July 5, 1940 (age 73), Monroe, WAPeriod: Contemporary art