Month: January 2016

Georges Seurat, Part I – Paintings

Model from the Back by Georges Seurat, 1886 Georges Seurat went beyond the Impressionists by being among the first artists to make a systematic and devoted use of color theory. In 1886 the art critic Félix Fénéon named this style Neo-Impressionism in reference to the work of Seurat, Paul Signac, Maximillian Luce, and Camille Pissarro. Read More …