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Workshop (1914-15) by Wyndham Lewis.

‘Workshop’, Wyndham Lewis, c.1914–15 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘Workshop’, Wyndham Lewis, c.1914–15 on display at Tate Britain. Vorticism was a short-lived but radical movement founded by Lewis in London just before the First World War, proposing an art suited to the energy of the modern world. Here, Lewis uses angles and diagonals to suggest the geometry of modern buildings. Its harsh colours and lines echo the discordant vitality of the modern city in an ‘attack on traditional harmony’. The vorticists’ aggressive rhetoric, angular…

Wyndham Lewis ~ Portrait of the Artist as the Painter Raphael (self-portrait), 1921

Wyndham Lewis Portraits - Exhibition

Wyndham Lewis ~ Portrait of the Artist as the Painter Raphael (self-portrait), 1921

Wyndham Lewis, "Froanna," 1937. A portrait of the artist's wife, rendered almost entirely in red. Seen at the Kelvingrove Gallery in Glasgow, Scotland, in June 2012.

Wyndham Lewis Portraits - Exhibition

Wyndham Lewis, "Froanna," 1937. A portrait of the artist's wife, rendered almost entirely in red. Seen at the Kelvingrove Gallery in Glasgow, Scotland, in June 2012.

Timon of Athens - by Wyndham Lewis (1914)

Vorticism | Wyndham Lewis | CRW Nevinson | BLAST

"The futurists, the cubists, the Vorticists, and others accepted the mechanical as an art form. Today, Pop art, derived from the old environment of advertising technology, appears as an art form." Marshall McLuhan, New Media and the Arts, Arts in Society Magazine, Volume 3, No.2, p.239, September, 1964. http://dl.lib.brown.edu/pdfs/1143209523824858.pdf LEWIS Percy Wyndham Lewis was the prime mover behind the Vorticist movement. He had previously organised the Rebel Art Centre in Great Ormond…

Percy Wyndham Lewis, 1915

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Percy Wyndham Lewis, 1915

Wyndham Lewis, Stephen Spender (1939) - somanyhumanbeings

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Wyndham Lewis, Stephen Spender (1939) - somanyhumanbeings

The rise and fall of Wyndham Lewis | Art UK

The rise and fall of Wyndham Lewis

The rise and fall of Wyndham Lewis | Art UK

View Portrait of Elizabeth by Wyndham Lewis on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Wyndham Lewis.

Portrait of Elizabeth by WyndhamLewis

View Portrait of Elizabeth by Wyndham Lewis on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Wyndham Lewis.

Wyndham Lewis, Portrait of T.S. Elliot, 1938, Durban Art Gallery, South Africa. Wikimedia Commons; Wyndham Lewis' Portraits

Wyndham Lewis' Portraits

Wyndham Lewis was a man who had ambitions to be great in art and literature. As a writer, he was widely attacked because of his extreme social and political views but as an artist, he was considered by Walter Sickert to be the greatest portraitist of the time. Let's see Wyndham Lewis' Portraits.

A Canadian War Factory - Wyndham Lewis, 1943

A Canadian War Factory, 1943 - Wyndham Lewis - WikiArt.org

A Canadian War Factory - Wyndham Lewis, 1943

Percy Wyndham Lewis/ "WHAT THE SEA IS LIKE AT NIGHT" ink,watercolour,gouache, pencil, charcoal, coloured chalk.1949.i 56 by 38.5cm.; 22 by 15in.

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Percy Wyndham Lewis/ "WHAT THE SEA IS LIKE AT NIGHT" ink,watercolour,gouache, pencil, charcoal, coloured chalk.1949.i 56 by 38.5cm.; 22 by 15in.

Wyndham Lewis - Masquerade in a Landscape

Masquerade in a Landscape | Art UK

Wyndham Lewis - Masquerade in a Landscape