They would break up the subject into many different shapes and then repaint it from different angles.Cubism paved the way for many different modern movements of art in the 20th century. The movement started in 1908 and lasted through the 1920s. There were two main types of Cubism: This is an early example of Analytical Cubism.
Exhibited at Salon d'Automne, Paris, 1912, Armory show, New York, Chicago, Boston, 1913 There was a distinct difference between Kahnweiler's Cubists and the Salon Cubists.
Prior to 1914, Picasso, Braque, Gris and Léger (to a lesser extent) gained the support of a single committed art dealer in Paris, Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, who guaranteed them an annual income for the exclusive right to buy their works.
Cubism is an early-20th-century avant-garde art movement that revolutionized European painting and sculpture, and inspired related movements in music, literature and architecture.
Cubism has been considered the most influential art movement of the 20th century.
In the painting you can see the broken up pieces of the violin and the candlestick.
Many different angles and blocks of the objects are presented to the viewer.
But "this view of Cubism is associated with a distinctly restrictive definition of which artists are properly to be called Cubists," wrote the art historian Christopher Green: "Marginalizing the contribution of the artists who exhibited at the Salon des Indépendants in 1911 [...]" Contemporary views of Cubism are complex, formed to some extent in response to the "Salle 41" Cubists, whose methods were too distinct from those of Picasso and Braque to be considered merely secondary to them.
Alternative interpretations of Cubism have therefore developed.
Art History General Overview Cubism was an innovative art movement pioneered by Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque.
In Cubism, artists began to look at subjects in new ways in an effort to depict three-dimensions on a flat canvas.