The impressionism was a name of an art movement that started in the end of the 19th century. Its center was in Paris. The artists of the impressionism called "impressionists" and they were popular because of their special style. Their paintings painted a lot of times outside, and not inside a studio. They loved color and light, they saw many colors in one little thing. They liked to paint things in move, and to show in their paintings their thick brush strokes. In addition, the impressionists paint modern things, compared to their previous. The impressionists changed the art in the world, and brought new techniques to their paintings.