WEEK 06 _ FEB 25

Lecture on Modernism (Part 2)

Russian Suprematism

Kazimir Malevich, Painterly Realism of a Football Player, 1915

Kazimir Malevich, Painterly Realism of a Football Player, 1915

Futurism

Umberto Boccioni, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space, 1913

Umberto Boccioni, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space, 1913

Constantin Brancusi, Bird in Space, 1928

Constantin Brancusi, Bird in Space, 1928

Dada

Hannah Hoch, Cut With The Dada Kitchen Knife..., 1919

Hannah Hoch, Cut With The Dada Kitchen Knife…, 1919

Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, 1917

Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, 1917

Marcel Duchamp, L.H.O.O.Q, 1919

Marcel Duchamp, L.H.O.O.Q, 1919

Marcel Duchamp, The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass), 1915-1923

Marcel Duchamp, The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass), 1915-1923

Surrealism

Man Ray, The Gift, 1958

Man Ray, The Gift, 1958

Joan Miró, Harlequin's Carnival, 1924

Joan Miró, Harlequin’s Carnival, 1924

Max Ernst, The Horde, 1927

Max Ernst, The Horde, 1927

Rene Magritte, Man's Fate, 1933

Rene Magritte, Man’s Fate, 1933

Rene Magritte, Treason of Images, 1928

Rene Magritte, Treason of Images, 1928

Salvador Dali, Illumined Pleasure, 1929

Salvador Dali, Illumined Pleasure, 1929

Meret Oppenheim, Fur Lined Tea Cup, 1936

Meret Oppenheim, Fur Lined Tea Cup, 1936

Pablo Picasso, Guernica, 1937

Pablo Picasso, Guernica, 1937

Russian Constructivism

Vladimir Tatlin, Model for Monument to the Third, 1919-20

Vladimir Tatlin, Model for Monument to the Third, 1919-20

De Stijl

Piet Mondrian, Composition No. 10, 1939-42

Piet Mondrian, Composition No. 10, 1939-42

Art in the Americans during the time of Modernism

Diego Rivera, Liberation of Peon, 1931 (Fresco)

Diego Rivera, Liberation of Peon, 1931 (Fresco)

Frida Kahlo, The Two Fridas, 1939

Frida Kahlo, The Two Fridas, 1939

Edward Hopper, Nighthawks, 1942

Edward Hopper, Nighthawks, 1942

Jacob Lawrence, The Capture, late 1930s

Jacob Lawrence, The Capture, late 1930s

Abstract Expressionism / New York School

Hans Hoffman, Equinox, 1958

Hans Hoffman, Equinox, 1958

Jackson Pollock, Cathedral, 1947

Jackson Pollock, Cathedral, 1947

Jackson Pollock, Lavender Mist, 1950

Jackson Pollock, Lavender Mist, 1950

Jackson Pollock, Out of the Web, 1949

Jackson Pollock, Out of the Web, 1949

Mark Rothko, Blue, Orange, Red, 1961

Mark Rothko, Blue, Orange, Red, 1961

Barnett Newman, Vir Heroicus Sublimis, 1950-51, oil on canvas, 7'11 x 17'9

Barnett Newman, Vir Heroicus Sublimis, 1950-51, oil on canvas

Willem De Kooning, Woman 1, 1950-1952

Willem De Kooning, Woman 1, 1950-1952

Franz Kline, Mahoning, 1956

Franz Kline, Mahoning, 1956

Robert Motherwell, Elegy to the Spanish Republic no 34, 1953

Robert Motherwell, Elegy to the Spanish Republic no 34, 1953

Helen Frankenthaler, Mountains and Sea, 1952

Helen Frankenthaler, Mountains and Sea, 1952

David Smith, Hudson River Landscape, 1951

David Smith, Hudson River Landscape, 1951

David Smith, Cubi XXVI, 1965

David Smith, Cubi XXVI, 1965

Modernism Timeline 
Japanese Woodblock print
Kitagawa Utamaro, 1753?-1806. Shiohi no tsuto [Gifts of the ebb tide; commonly known in English as The shell book (Second edition, 1789)”]
Modernism in Japan
Fujishima Takeji, Breaking Waves at Daio Misaki, 1932, oil on canvas
Modernism in China
Gao Jianfu, The Five-Storied Pavilion, 1926
Li Hua, Take Him In, 1946, woodcut, 8×12
Modernism in India
Amrita Sher-Gil, The Swing, 1940
M.F. Husain, Amusement in the Street, 1957, Oil on canvas, 14″ x 20″
M.F. Husain
Modernsim in Egypt
Mahmoud Mukhtar, Egypt Awakening, 1919-1928
Modernism in Africa
Ibrahim el-Salahi, Funeral and a Crescent, 1963, oil on board, 37in x 38inGerard Sekoto South African, Outside the Shop, oil on canvas-board 34,5 by 44,5cm
Uche Okeke, Ana Mmuo, 1961, oil on board, 37″ x 48″

2 thoughts on “WEEK 06 _ FEB 25

  1. artknowitall says:

    your Max Ernst on this page is a forgery by an artist called Wolfgang Beltracchi.

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