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How Vincent van Gogh Changed the Art World Forever

Vincent van Gogh will go down in history as one of the most influential artists to exist.

By Gianmatteo CostanzaPublished about a year ago 3 min read

Even though Vincent van Gogh died over a hundred years ago, his work continues to be incredibly popular. Vincent van Gogh used various forms and colors in his works, and he was able to create a vibrant palette that was personalized for him.

Even though he did not see much success during his life, his work can still be seen in the Fauvism and European Expressionism movements. His artistic style and colors also influenced many artists who were influenced by his work.

Van Gogh’s Art

Over the years, different artists have tried to copy the work of Vincent van Gogh. Unfortunately, they have not been able to replicate his style completely. One of van Gogh’s most distinctive features is his unique style, characterized by his various colors and brush strokes. He was able to create vibrant and personalized artwork. Many artists still draw inspiration from his work.

In 1905, van Gogh influenced the development of European Expressionism and the Fauvism Art Movement movements in France and Germany. His vibrant and emotionally charged paintings helped inspire other artists.

Van Gogh’s Legacy

Due to his influence, many believe that van Gogh was the Father of Expressionism. He is regarded as the leading figure responsible for the development of this movement. The vibrant and emotionally charged paintings van Gogh made created great emotional depth. His works, such as “Starry Night,” are often regarded as the most influential works of art by the European Expressionist movement.

The influence of van Gogh on the Austrian and German Expressionism movements can be seen in the works of artists such as Die Brucke and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. These artists were fascinated by van’s vibrant and emotionally charged paintings.

Van Gogh and Fauvism

Van Gogh’s work influenced Fauvism and European Expressionism movements. Some of the other artists who were influenced by his work include Matisse, Derain, Braque, and Devalimich. Their works exhibited how van Gogh’s influence was apparent in their creation. Their works’ vibrant colors, forms, and styles directly reflected how he influenced them. The artists suddenly realized they could use the same techniques and colors van painted.

The influence of van Gogh on various art movements can be seen in the works of artists such as Matisse, Derain, and Braque. It is believed that van allowed these artists to do what they were doing then.

About the Author

As a full-stack developer, Gianmatteo possesses a unique combination of hard and soft skills, which is mandatory to excel at his work. He seamlessly bridges gaps and brings together multiple departments in order to form a cohesive team. Gianmatteo has built up a stellar reputation for acting as a liaison between users and developers, something that is vital to any software life cycle. His time management skills as a leader ensure that projects stay on budget and within timelines. Gianmatteo has the ability to zoom out and see the big picture while also treating UX UI stages as valuable as the code it sits on. Along with the creative vision necessary to be as successful as Gianmatteo Costanza has been throughout his career comes patience and understanding with his team, coworkers, and clients.

The Laundry is a communal workplace where artists, innovators, and entrepreneurs may collaborate on projects, exploratory art, and community activities that improve society as a whole. It is located in a historic industrial laundry building in San Francisco’s Mission area. He and his partner viewed this location, established by French immigrants in the 1930s, as an opportunity to form an exceptional environment for artists to produce and share their work. Ultimately, Gianmatteo’s vision for the space was that The Laundry would be a flexible art venue for individuals looking to express themselves and transform the world in their own unique forms of expression. Above all, Gianmatteo Costanza sought to preserve the old building’s legacy and distinctive design while investing in modernization to bring it up to code. Individuals have access to a café with a coffeehouse and an art gallery that is open to the public during the day. At night, the space transforms into a location for seminars, lectures, immersive theater, and events that merge technology and art.


About the Creator

Gianmatteo Costanza

Gianmatteo Costanza has been at the heart of the visualization revolution since its beginning. He moved to Silicon Valley and became one of the change-makers after arriving on the UX/UI scene. He values both front- and back-end development.

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