Week 3: Symbolism · June 15-19
1880-1910, France and Europe
Abandon the realism of Impressionism and focus on imaginary dream worlds and figures from literature and Greek mythology. Symbolist artists used symbols from mythology and dream imagery to inform their art.
Campers will find inspiration in dreams, books, characters from mythology, dragons, unicorns and more. Artists: Paul Gauguin, Gustave Moreau, Odilon Redon, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes.