Art Lesson Ideas: Surrealism
Albert Aublet (1851 - 1938) Pupil of: Jacquand and Gerome; protege of Claude Monet. In the hands of Albert Aublet “The New Moon” becomes a graceful female figure, which forms a crescent in a sky fleeced with clouds, that wreathe in vapors above the pale peaks of the legendary Mountains of the Moon.
Sebastian Eriksson is an 18-year-old up and coming surrealist artist living in Sweden. Not only is his artwork amazing, it's extremely thought-provoking as he adds descriptions of how his pieces relate to his life. working on for a couple of days. "One day I felt like I was lost and I had too much things to think about. Like I was stuck in a maze and couldn't get out."
18-Year-Old Creates Surreal Artworks to Express Emotions
Arm, ink on found print, 2011 (c) Ruth Marten