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Surrealist Art Guide: 6 Famous Surrealist Artists

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 4 min read

Surrealist artists invented new techniques and philosophies of creating art that had profound and lasting impacts on the art world. Although the Surrealist movement is most associated with painters and poets, it also influenced film, photography, theater and music throughout Europe and the United States.