Art Movement

An art movement is a collective name given to series of art with a common style, philosophy and technique, practiced by artists during a specific period of time.

Mostly, some for the most recognizable art works in the entirely of human history was created by deep cultures and ideologies existed during such time period. These works were symbolic, stylized and explored a myriad of techniques to express their creativity

Art Movements (Order by period of origin)

Dawn of Man – BC 10

1. Paleolithic Art (Dawn of Man – 10,000 BC)
2. Neolithic Art (8000 BC – 500 AD)
3. Egyptian Art (3000 BC – 100 AD)
4. Ancient Near Eastern Art (Neolithic era – 651 BC)
5. Bronze and Iron Age Art (3000 BC – Debated)
6. Aegean Art (2800-100 BC)
7. Archaic Greek Art (660-480 BC)
8. Classical Greek Art (480-323 BC )
9. Hellenistic Art (323 BC – 27 BC)
10. Etruscan Art (700 – 90 BC)

1st Century to 10th Century

11. Roman Art (500 BC – 500 AD)
12. Celtic Art
13. Parthian and Sassanian Art (247 BC – 600 AD)
14. Steppe Art (9000BC – 100 AD)
15. Indian Art (3000 BC – current)
16. Southeast Asian Art (2200 BC – Present)
17. Chinese and Korean Art
18. Japanese Art (11000 BC – Present)
19. Early Christian Art (260-525 AD)
20. Byzantine Art (330 – 1453 AD)
21. Irish Art (3300 BC – Present)
22. Anglo Saxon Art (450 – 1066 AD)
23. Viking Art (780 AD-1100AD)
24. Islamic Art (600 AD – Present)

10thCentury to 15th Century

25. Pre Columbian Art (13,000 BC – 1500 AD)
26. North American Indian and Inuit Art (4000 BC – Present)
27. African Art ()
28. Oceanic Art (1500 – 1615 AD)
29. Carolingian Art (780-900 AD)
30. Ottonian Art (900 -1050 AD)
31. Romanesque Art (1000 AD – 1150 AD)
32. Gothic Art (1100 – 1600 AD)
33. The survival of Antiquity ()

15th century onwards

34. Renaissance Style (1300-1700)
35. The Northern Renaissance (1500 – 1615)
36. Mannerism (1520 – 17th Century)
37. The Baroque (1600-1700)
38. The Rococo (1600-1700)
39. Neo Classicism (1720 – 1830)
40. Romanticism (1790 -1890)
41. Realism (1848 – Present)
42. Impressionism (1860 – 1895)
43. Post-Impressionism (1886 – 1904)
44. Symbolism and Art Nouveau (1880 -1910)
45. Fauvism and Expressionism (1898 – 1920)
46. Cubism and Futurism (1907-1928 )
47. Abstract Art (1907 – Present Day)
48. Dadasim and Surrealism (1916 – 1970)
49. Latin American Art (1492 – Present)
50. Modern American Art (1520 – 17th Century)
51. Postwar European Art (1945 – 1970)
52. Australian Art (28,000 BC – Present)
53. South African Art (98,000 BC – Present)

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