ART21 defines contemporary art as the work of artists who are living in the twenty
-first ... Contemporary artists address both current events and historical ideas.
Contemporary art includes more than fifty types of art that have surfaced since the
end of World War II. An important shift in the art world occurred when New ...
Contemporary Art (1970-present): History, Movements/Periods, Styles,
Contemporary refers to the now, the present moment, so at any point in history,
the making of new art is always contemporary. The term 'contemporary art', ...
The History of Modern Art can be confusing even to art aficionados. I recall
asking a collector to describe contemporary paintings exhibited in a local.
It has become excruciatingly difficult and even impossible to write a history of
contemporary art -- a history that will do justice to all the art that is considered ...
Contemporary art in the early twenty-first century is often discussed as if the very
idea of ... Richard Meyer is Robert and Ruth Halperin Professor in Art History at ...
Why is so much "contemporary art" difficult to understand? As I'll argue here, both
art history and cognitive science shed light on that knotty question. Much of ...
SFAI's History and Theory of Contemporary Art (HTCA) program provides an in-
depth critical understanding of the history of the ideas, conditions, institutions, ...
History + Theory of Contemporary Art. Emphasizing critical thinking and writing,
as well as the close examination of visual phenomena and artifacts, HTCA ...