The Most Famous Abstract Paintings


Most famous abstract paintings have earned much honor and appreciation not only through the art dealers’ sales but also through several art connoisseurs. Abstract art emerged in the artists’ quest to produce works unrestrained by conventional visual references and subjective interpretations in fact. Most of the twentieth century’s most famous and iconic works were produced by individuals who found and discovered new means of making art. Famous painters like Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali are true masters of this style of painting.

There is something undeniably amazing about these famous paintings. They speak of a certain looseness, joy, and fun beyond what could be fully depicted with words. Their unique style makes these famous paintings ‘stick’ with us for life long. There is hardly any art form that can match up to them. That is the reason why most famous abstract paintings are passed on from one generation to another.

Paul Gauguin is said to be the true pioneer of abstract paintings. He is said to have used a technique of layering dark and light colors to suggest the passage of time. John Cage, the famous American painter, made great use of the dark and dense colors of blacks and whites to suggest movement and turmoil. Andy Warhol is another great artist, who used the picturesque and vivid colors of orange, red, and yellow to make pictures that made the very best impacts on the viewers.

Some of the most famous paintings by the famous painters include ‘Starry Night’ by Vincent Van Gogh, ‘Starry Night’ by Arnold Schwenkler, and ‘Starry Night’ by Robert Rauschenberg. All these three paintings are exceptional in their own way because they depict something very mysterious and abstract in their appearance. Van Gogh’s work, which is also known as ‘Starry Night’ is very famous for its unusual use of color. His work is said to have inspired the modern art movement.

The most famous abstract paintings of other artists include those of Edvard Munch and Jasper Johns. These two masters used very different styles to paint. Munch’s work has a sense of humor and soothing colors while Johns’ works contain heavy brush strokes and intense reds and oranges. All these masterpieces of art are able to attract votes from different people for their aesthetic appeal. The votes of these famous artists are an indicator of the popularity of abstract art all over the world.

The most famous painter from the twentieth century, who also happens to be the most popular painter of our times is Pablo Picasso. He is said to have been influenced by the French revolutionary artists. He is also famous for his famous ‘Cubism’. His famous painting Les Demoiselles d’Avignon’ is one of the most famous pieces of abstract art from the twentieth century. This painting Les Demoiselles d’Avignon’ is part of hisseries”Les Demoiselles D’Avignon’ which is a recreation of the town of Avignon in France.

Paul Gauguin was another famous abstract artist. His famous painting, ‘Starry Night’ is from the style of impressionism. Another great abstract artist who lived during the period when this art movement was on its rise is Edvard Munch. He is said to have painted ‘The Scream’ based on dreams he had once had.

Though most artists from this era are now dead, many of their famous paintings are still viewable. An example of this is the famous work of art of Paul Morritz. He is a famous artist from that era who is well-known for his style of expressionism. His most famous painting is ‘Starry Night’. Other famous abstract artists from this time include Gauguin, Miro, and Edvard Munch.