The old masters of surrealism aren't the only ones popular with today's art collectors, though.
On abstract expressionism, I think that its debt to surrealism was largely formal or technical.
This was surrealism in action long before it moved into the realms of art.
Similarly, Kelley combats critics who reduce surrealism to an aesthetic movement.
The need for the viewer to decipher the work was exactly what the artists who first forayed into the world of surrealism had in mind.
In the end, Malley is really unlike the sort of grandstanding, romantic surrealism he mocks.
Indeed, I have found a new respect for surrealism and the artists who are brave enough to tackle the style.
His intention was to show surrealism as a movement capable of standing at the head of opposition to reaction.
His work is considered a unique style combining impressionism, surrealism and abstract modern painting.
I viewed breathtaking works in the style of Rembrandt, through impressionism and surrealism .