Episode 026: Impressionism

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impression, sunrise by Claude Monet

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In this episode of CREATE. PHOTOGRAPHY, Daniel Sigg will discuss the 19th century art movement impressionism, and how it relates and intersects with photography.

impression, sunrise by Claude Monet

impression, sunrise by Claude Monet (1872)

This painting prompted a scathing review which later coined the term impressionism for this art movement.

Self portrait Claude Monet (1886)

Water Lilies and Japanese Bridge by Claude Monet (1897-1899)

This painting marked the beginning of the water lily project by Claude Monet that lasted until his death in 1926.

This is a youtube video showing a collection of 1540 of Claude Monet’s paintings over 2 hours, absolutely worthwhile! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCVYEqc_Hw4


The scream – seminal painting by Edvard Munch from 1893 that heavily influenced the expressionist movement that started in the early 20th century

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