Surrealism : A piece of creativity

All of these paintings and artists fall in a specific “category” called : surrealism. Now you’re probably wondering what surrealism is, here is a short explanation: “Surrealism is a cultural movement that began in the early 1920s, and is best known for its visual artworks and writings. Surrealist works feature the element of surprise, unexpected juxtapositions and non sequitur. ” (Click on this link for more information about surrealism : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surrealism)

Now here are some of my favourite surrealistic paintings:

 

Here are some of my favourite surrealistic artists ( You can read more about them by clicking on the links!) :

– Salvador Dali: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvador_Dal%C3%AD

– Marc Chagall:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marc_Chagall

– Maurits Escher : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._C._Escher

– Frida Kahlo http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frida_Kahlo

Hope that you enjoyed this post!

~ By: Purple Pansy

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