Modern art includes artistic work produced during the period extending roughly
from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art ...
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 ...
Feb 22, 2016 ... In the arts, a radical break with the past and the concurrent search for new forms
of expression. Modernism fostered a period of experimentation ...
Movement In Squares (1961). By Bridget Riley, Op-Art Movement. Eiffel Tower,
Champ de Mars, Paris. An icon of modernist architecture designed by Gustave ...
Art for Art's Sake. The 20th century has focused its artistic attention on
progressive modernism to the extent that conservative modernism has been
Modernism was characterised by the deliberate departure from tradition and the
use of innovative forms of expression that distinguish many styles in the arts and
Our Modern Art Timeline gives an explanation of the most important artists,
movements and styles of painting from Impressionism to De Stijl.
It is this more specific use of modern that is intended when people speak of
modern art. The term 'modernism' is also used to refer to the art of the modern
For the Dada artists, the 'Great War' signaled the failure of all modernist art. It may
be claimed that Dada marks the emergence of a post–modernist cast of mind.
Modernism, here limited to aesthetic modernism (see also modernity), describes
a series of sometimes radical movements in art, architecture, photography, ...