Modern art, 1850-1970, is a school of thought in reaction against rationalism and mechanistic metaphors for society in the wake of the Industrial Revolution and the development of ...
What is Modern Art?
When people think of modern art, the most sensational images often gain lasting attention, such as Andy Warhol's silkscreened prints of soup cans or Coca-Cola bottles. In reality, however, modern art owes its history and vitality to movements that...
Modern art includes artistic works produced during the period extending roughly
from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art ...
A relatively new museum, the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
opened its doors in January of 2010. The museum houses works by the most important and influential artists of the mid 20th century. Only a small portion of the artwork here has been on public view in the United ... More »
The birth of modernism and modern art can be traced back to the Industrial
Revolution, a period that lasted from the 18th to the 19th century, in which rapid ...
Interactive online gallery offers an educational tour of The Museum of Modern Art
and the Contemporary Art Center. Learn about the artists, their techniques and ...
Making Sense of Modern Art is an extensive and engaging guide to modern and
contemporary works in SFMOMA's permanent collection. The program's ...
Artworks and analysis: Modern art is succinctly defined here, based on
underlying ideas, larger movements, and particular artists that made major
Welcome to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the only museum in the
western United States devoted to collecting and exhibiting the full scope of ...