Surrealism and de Stijl


 Discuss the features of surrealism in one Surrealist artwork (pp.915-922 Kleiner Ch 29).

 Discuss Piet Mondrians concept of Neoplasticism (p. 922-23 Kleiner Ch 29).

 Compare and contrast the visual stylistic features of surrealism and de Stijl.

Include the following aspects in the assignment:

 Artists name, title, date, media of one surrealist artwork; artists name, title, date, media of one De Stijl artwork.

 Explain the underlying ideology of each stylistic movement and identify any significant cultural influences

 Describe the visual features of each style by applying the visual elements (line, space, shape, color)

 Compare and contrast the styles of surrealism and De Stijl