american realism

In art, music and literature, American Realism was a style that portrayed contemporary social realities and ordinary people’s lives and daily activities. In the mid-19th century, the movement started in literature, and in the early 20th century, it became an important theme in visual art. American realist works sought to define what was real, whether a cultural representation or a scenic view of downtown New York City. (Wikipedia)

Realism, in the visual arts, is the attempt to represent reality. This style known byRead More →

Hopper House and Harbour 1924

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The Night Hawks by Edward Hopper

American Realism Edward Hopper: El Palacio,1946. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Edward Hopper:Read More →