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Modern Art and Society

Maurice Berger

Modern Art and Society

An Anthology of Social and Multicultural Readings

by Maurice Berger

  • 87 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Icon (Harpe) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Criticism,
  • Modern Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • History,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • Art And Society,
  • Art, Modern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9246224M
    ISBN 100064303888
    ISBN 109780064303880
    OCLC/WorldCa29845863

    Modern art includes artistic work produced during the period extending roughly from the s to the s, and denotes the styles and philosophy of the art produced during that era. The term is usually associated with art in which the traditions of the past have been thrown aside in a spirit of experimentation. Modern artists experimented with new ways of seeing and with fresh ideas about the. Books. Welcome to MoMA Design Store, where you will find classics of yesterday and today. From humble masterpieces to transformative technologies, there’s something for everyone. Shop our collection of books, CDs & DVDs, exhibition catalogues, MoMA publications, and books for kids.

    Fine Art Reproductions of Old and Modern Masters: A Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Art Through the Ages by New York Graphic Society. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Read’s many critical works on art include Art Now (, rev. ed. , ), Art and Industry (), Art and Society (), Education through Art (), and The Philosophy of Modern Art (). His book The True Voice of Feeling: Studies in English Romantic Poetry () revived the reputation of the Romantic poets. Read’s views on the role of art in education were highly influential.

    MoMA is a place that fuels creativity, ignites minds, and provides inspiration. Its extraordinary exhibitions and collection of modern and contemporary art are dedicated to helping you understand and enjoy the art .   Before the modern artists come into play, the book is much better and the author usually puts the art on the same page as the description of it. As the book gets into modern times, the author crams soooooooooooooooo many artists in that it is very difficult to read/understand/stay interested in it/5(76).


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