- La petite fille de la mer
This small painting -part of a diptych- is
"Female Transformation and the Celebration of Pregnancy."
The importance of squares in art,
other basic geometric shapes,
the arrival of Modern Art about 100
This change caused painters, sculptors and printmakers to become excited about the creative possibilities of all kinds of geometric shapes.
From almost the beginning of Modern Art, some artists became very involved with ideas using shapes that were entirely geometric, and were especially creative with square shapes.
As time went on, some artists came to delight in visual effects that teased people's eyes by presenting geometric shapes in ways that were more like visual puzzles.
Oil on Acrylic background
Copyright Olga van Dijk
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