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Eiffel TowerChamp de Mars, Paris. An icon of modernist architecture designed by Gustave Eiffel. What is Modern Art? Definition There is no precise definition of the term "Modern Art": This is not too surprising, since we are constantly moving forward in time, and what is considered "modern painting" or "modern sculpture" today, may not be seen as modern in fifty years time.
Even so, it is traditional to say that "Modern Art" means works produced during the approximate period This "Modern era" followed a long period of domination by Renaissance-inspired academic artpromoted by the network of European Academies of Fine Art.
And is itself followed by " Contemporary Art " onwardsthe more avant-garde of which is also called " Postmodern Art ".
This chronology accords with the view of many art critics and institutions, but not all. Also, neither they, nor the Museum of Modern Art in New York, make any distinction between "modernist" and "postmodernist" works: It also reflects the outlook of the artist.
The s is generally seen as the decade when artistic values gradually changed, from "modernist" to "postmodernist".
This means that for a period of time both sets of values co-existed with each other. For important dates, see: History of Art Timeline 2. To understand how "modern art" began, a little historical background is useful. The 19th century was a time of significant and rapidly increasing change.
As a result of the Industrial Revolution c. Towns and cities swelled and prospered as people left the land to populate urban factories. These industry-inspired social changes led to greater prosperity but also cramped and crowded living conditions for most workers. In turn, this led to: In addition, two other developments had a direct effect on fine art of the period.
Second, major advances were made in photographyallowing artists to photograph scenes which could then be painted in the studio at a later date.
Both these developments would greatly benefit a new style of painting known, disparagingly, as "Impressionism", which would have a radical effect on how artists painted the world around them, and would in the process become the first major school of modernist art. As well as affecting how artists created art, 19th century social changes also inspired artists to explore new themes.Broaden your enjoyment and understanding of two vital periods in art history.
A History of European Art is a comprehensive guide to rich works of Western art, including Leonardo's Last Supper and Van Gogh's The Starry Night. From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism focuses on the Impressionist movement in artandmdash;one that forever changed how artists interpreted the world.
What were the Origins of Modern Art? To understand how "modern art" began, a little historical background is useful. The 19th century was a time of significant and rapidly increasing change. The Scream Artist Edvard Munch Year Medium Oil, tempera, and pastel on cardboard Location National Gallery, Oslo, Norway Dimensions 36 in × in 91 cm × cm Famous Paintings by Edvard Munch The Scream The Sick Child Death in the Sickroom The Dance of Life Madonna Vampire Anxiety Ashes Puberty Complete Works.
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