Art of the 20th Century

Art of the 20th Century
Author : Dorothea Eimert
Publisher : Parkstone Press
Total Pages : 507
Release : 2014-03-01
ISBN 10 : 1781602352
ISBN 13 : 9781781602355
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The 20th century was a revolutionary period in art history. In the span of a few short years, Modernism exploded into being, disrupting centuries of classical figurative tradition to create something entirely new. This astoundingly thorough survey of art’s modern era showcases all of the key artistic movements of the 20th century, from Fauvism to Pop Art, featuring illustrative examples of some of the most renowned works of the era along with illuminating companion essays by expert critics and art historians. A vivid window into the collective psyche of the modern world’s great artists, Art of the 20th Century is a must-have for any fan of contemporary art.

Art of the 20th Century
Language: en
Pages: 507
Authors: Dorothea Eimert
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-01 - Publisher: Parkstone Press

The 20th century was a revolutionary period in art history. In the span of a few short years, Modernism exploded into being, disrupting centuries of classical f
The 20th Century Art Book
Language: en
Pages: 526
Authors: Phaidon Press
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03-25 - Publisher: Phaidon Incorporated Limited

Depicts five hundred paintings and sculptures, each by a different modern artist, in alphabetical order by artist, with a brief description of the work and its
Primitivism and Twentieth-century Art
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Jack D. Flam
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This is a much needed, important collection-a goldmine of sources for scholars and students. The texts articulate the key Primitivist aesthetic discourses of t
British Art in the 20th Century
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Dawn Ades
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Prestel Pub

Includes paintings and sculpture which have shaped the course of art in the 20th century.
20th Century Korean Art
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Yŏng-na Kim
Categories: Art, Korean
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

In recent years the increase in interest in Asian art has led to a number of books being published about Japanese and Chinese artists. However, the exciting Kor
Essays on 20th Century Latin American Art
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Francine Birbragher-Rozencwaig
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-01 - Publisher: Routledge

Essays on 20th Century Latin American Art provides a broad synthesis of the subject through short chapters illustrated with reproductions of iconic works by art
Twentieth-Century American Art
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Erika Doss
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-04-26 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Jackson Pollock, Georgia O'Keeffe, Andy Warhol, Julian Schnabel, and Laurie Anderson are just some of the major American artists of the twentieth century. From
The Spiritual in Twentieth-Century Art
Language: en
Pages: 545
Authors: Roger Lipsey
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-20 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Compelling, well-illustrated study focuses on the works of Kandinsky, Mondrian, Klee, Picasso, Duchamp, Matisse, and others. Citations from letters, diaries, an
Phaidon Dictionary of Twentieth-century Art
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Morton C. Abromson
Categories: Art, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher:

Some 1600 entries cover artists, art groups, and movements of the 20th century - painting, sculpture, and graphics.
Twentieth Century Theories of Art
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: James M. Thompson
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Includes selections from major writers on various approaches to art theory, for example Freud, Jung, Marx, Heidegger.