A Brief History Of Art – Overview Of Influential Art Movements And How Color Was Perceived
This art video tutorial is wonderfully narrated and explores the theory of color over the ages and how it was influential in the way it shaped and was dhaped my different art movements.
It was Newton who discovered that white contained al the colours of the spectrum and that when red and magenta were joined end to end the color wheel was formed and still stands strong today. Artists during the Impressionist and Post Impressionist movements like Van Gogh exploited color and used it as a symbolic gesture to project mood within his paintings.
This is a fascinating and easy to watch tutorial where much can be learned.