|DAY 153||ART THROUGH THE AGES|
THE SEARCH FOR MEANING
With zeal for the expressive power of painting to represent an individual’s emotions, the Post-Impressionists covered new ground. This “movement” is more of a loose group of artists who were united only by the fact that they wanted to push beyond Impressionism’s boundaries. Individually, they were very diverse in style and content.
WHEN & WHERE
Many of these artists started their careers with the same aspirations as the Impressionists: to capture fleeting moments of light and temporal beauty; however, they sought to lace symbolism and deeper ...