The Impressionists BBC

Based on archive letters, records and interviews from the time, the series records the lives of the artists who were to transform the art world. A tale of poverty and of a struggle for recognition, set against a backdrop of war and revolution. At the heart is the brotherhood of artists, bonded by enduring friendships and their commitment to a new type of art. The story is led by the paintings. Some of the world’s most memorable art works are recreated, following the same tech.....

Impressionist Artists

Photography caused impressionism as well as technology. Photos negated the need for realistic photos and put many portrait artists out of business. The technology of paint in tubes meant that artists could paint outdoors in “plein air”. ¬†Photos negated the need for realistic photos and put many portrait artists out of business. The technology of paint in tubes meant that artists could paint outdoors in “plein air”. Says Wiki: Says Wiki: Critic and humo.....