Visual Arts in the 20th Century

Visual Arts in the 20th Century

by Edward Lucie-Smith

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780131833616
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
Publication date: 01/01/2002
Pages: 402
Product dimensions: 8.86(w) x 11.38(h) x 1.32(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction11
Chapter 1Before 190017
Architecture20
Painting26
Sculpture40
Photography43
Keywork: Georges Seurat: La Grande Jatte27
Keywork: Auguste Rodin: The Gates of Hell46
Chapter 21900-190951
Architecture52
Painting57
Sculpture72
Photography73
Keywork: Peter Behrens: The Turbine Factory57
Keywork: Pablo Picasso: La Vie59
Chapter 31910-191979
Architecture79
Painting84
Sculpture104
Photography108
Keywork: Vassily Kandinsky: Composition IV92
Keywork: Marcel Duchamp: Fountain101
Chapter 41920-1929113
Architecture114
Painting121
Sculpture141
Photography143
Keywork: Walter Gropius: The Bauhaus116
Keywork: Georgia O'Keeffe: The Shelton with Sunspots132
Chapter 51930-1939151
Architecture151
Painting155
Sculpture168
Photography174
Keywork: Jose Clemente Orozco: Murals in the Hospicio Cabanas158
Keywork: Pablo Picasso: Guernica167
Chapter 61940-1949183
Architecture183
Painting188
Sculpture203
Photography207
Keywork: Arshile Gorky: Garden in Sochi190
Keywork: Frida Kahlo: Self-Portrait202
Chapter 71950-1959215
Architecture216
Painting222
Sculpture242
Photography246
Keywork: Franz Kline: Mahoning224
Keywork: David Smith: Tank Totem V242
Chapter 81960-1969251
Architecture251
Painting256
Sculpture, Conceptual art, and Performance274
Photography289
Keywork: Roy Lichtenstein: Whaam!261
Keywork: Donald Judd: Untitled 1967277
Chapter 91970-1979297
Architecture297
Painting308
Sculpture, Environments, and Performance314
Photography327
Keywork: Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano: Pompidou Center300
Keywork: Judy Chicago: The Dinner Party324
Chapter 101980-1989333
Architecture333
Painting340
Sculpture353
Photography359
Keywork: Arata Isozaki: Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles337
Keywork: Jean Rustin: Woman Putting Her Hand in a Man's Mouth352
Chapter 111990-1995365
Architecture365
Painting367
Sculpture, Environmental Works, and Video373
Photography379
Conclusion382
Keywork: Yu Youhan: Mao and Blonde Girl Analyzed370
Keywork: Damien Hirst: The Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living377
Notes384
Bibliography387
Photographic Credits392
Index394

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