March 4, 2017

After Modern Art 1945-2000 (Oxford History of Art) by David Hopkins

By David Hopkins

modern paintings may be baffling and gorgeous, provocative and traumatic. This pioneering booklet offers a brand new examine the arguable interval among 1945 and 2000, whilst paintings and its conventional kinds have been referred to as into query. It makes a speciality of the connection among American and eu paintings, and demanding situations formerly held perspectives concerning the origins of a few of the main cutting edge principles in paintings of this time.

Major artists similar to Jackson Pollock, Jasper Johns, Yves Klein, Andy Warhol, Louise Bourgeois, Cindy Sherman, and Damien Hirst are all mentioned, as is the paintings global of the final fifty years. vital traits also are lined together with summary Expressionism, Pop artwork, Minimalism, Conceptualism, Postmodernism, and the artwork of the nineties.

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