I Enjoy Impressionism

"For me, the subject is of secondary importance: I want to convey what is alive between me and the subject." - Claude Monet 137 People

    Renoir

    My favorite of all time is Renoir. I love the family and couple paintings. The romance and simplicity behind his works are beyond poignant. Everyone always talks about Degas' ballerinas and Monet's waterlilies that they always seem to forget about the other people. Manet was a...
    ojouxsama ojouxsama
    22-25, F
    Feb 21, 2013

    Impressionism

    I love impressionism. Especially 19th century impressionists. I love the feeling it gives me. It's  coquette like a butterfly. (",) Something Monet said himself: Manet wanted one day to paint my wife and children. Renoir was there. He took a canvas and began...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Nov 26, 2009

    I So Much Like Claude Monet

    One of my top best artists. I sometimes paint things like that too.
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    Nov 30, 2009

    Monet

    I love the paintings by Monet. I have been very fortunate in having been able to visit quite some galleries that have them on display. I went to the National gallery in London last Thursday and saw one of his water lilies under the bridge. I love it. I also like his paintings...
    Desiderius Desiderius
    41-45
    Sep 15, 2013

    I Absolutely Love It

    There is something about impressionism, It's so real yet it's the way the painter sees the world, a bit dreamy, and magical.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Nov 29, 2009

    Love At First Sight

    Of all the art movements of the last 200 years Impressionism is the one I am really passionate about.   I have been able to visit museums that had paintings from Monet, Degas and my all time favorite Van Gogh in their collections.  One of my dreams is to visit the...
    jc2009 jc2009
    41-45, M
    Dec 11, 2010

    They Touch My Life

    The Impressionists were the masters of capturing energy in my opinion. I only have to look at one of their pictures to feel happy.I was bowled over by the Renoir painting at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston - I can't describe it in words but it affected me for weeks afterwards...
    liquidamber liquidamber
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Nov 27, 2009
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