Ever feel like the only ignoramus in a roomful of culture aficionados? If you can’t be a buff, learn to bluff…
Need To Know
• Early twentieth-century art movement that began in the early 1900s and lasted only a few short years. Characterised by an emphasis on painterly qualities and bold colour palettes, with highly simplified and abstract subject matters.
• “See this brush work! Andre, you wild beast! Simply Deranged.”
• “This shadow, rather blue, paint it with pure ultramarine; these red leaves? Put in vermilion. Actually don’t, that looks shit.”