Impressionism in the context of procedural nature of existence of European culture

Keywords: Impressionism, culture, object perspective, intentional reflection of culture, intentional-phenomenological concentration.


Impressionism has been studied in the context of the procedural nature of European culture and the peculiarities of its development in the final intentional formation period. Cultural, comparative and analytical methods of analysis are used. The article emphasizes: since the beginning of European culture, its artistic development has determined the desire to express images of the world in their real and objective perspective. It achieves this in the 19th century. The analysis gives grounds for the following conclusion. At the turn of the 19th – 20 th centuries the vector of observation of images of the world changes. Culture forms an intentional reflection, which determines its cultural and artistic development. The object perspective loses its relevance, but the movement from the (specific) object towards the periphery and the deep dimension of phenomena becomes decisive for art. Impressionism expresses only one aspect of such movement and it is directed towards the deep sphere of the object. Impressionism is characterized by the phenomenological principle of artistic representation.


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Author Biographies

Oleksandr Opanasiuk, Borys Hrinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine.

Doctor of Art Criticism, Professor of the Borys Hrinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine.

Sergey Shyp, Ushinsky South Ukrainian National pedagogic university, Ukraine.

Doctor of Art Criticism, Professor of the Department of Music and Choreography at the Ushinsky South Ukrainian National pedagogic university, Ukraine.

Olha Oleksiuk, Borys Hrinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine.

Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Chair of Musicology and Music Education, Borys Hrinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine.


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How to Cite
Opanasiuk, O., Shyp, S., & Oleksiuk, O. (2021). Impressionism in the context of procedural nature of existence of European culture. Amazonia Investiga, 10(48), 26-33.