Art of the avant-gardes / edited by Steve Edwards and Paul Wood. - 462 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm. - Art of the twentieth century ; v. 2 Art of the twentieth century (Yale University Press) ; v. 2. . - Art of the twentieth century (Yale University Press) Art of the twentieth century (Yale University Press) ; v. 2. .

"This publication forms part of an Open University course AA318 Art of the twentieth century"--T.p. verso. Formerly CIP.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / Paul Wood -- Pt. 1. Expression and expressionism -- Ch. 1. Expressionism and the crisis of subjectivity / Jason Gaiger -- Ch. 2. Gender and the fauves : flirting with 'wild beasts' / Gill Perry -- Ch. 3. Orientalism, modernism and indigenous identity / Roger Benjamin -- Ch. 4. Bonnard and Matisse : expression and emotion / Charles Harrison -- Pt. 2. Aspects of Cubism -- Ch. 5. Approaches to Cubism / Jason Gaiger -- Ch. 6. Dusty mannequins : modern art and primitivism / Niru Ratnam -- Ch. 7. Cubist collage / Steve Edwards -- Pt. 3. The emergence of abstraction -- Ch. 8. The idea of an abstract art / Paul Wood -- Ch. 9. 'English' abstraction : Nicholson, Hepworth and Moore in the 1930s / Emma Barker -- Pt. 4. The critical avant-gardes -- Ch. 10. Art, love and social emancipation : on the concept 'avant-garde' and the interwar avant-gardes / Gail Day -- Ch. 11. Narrating the Dada game plan / Martin Gaughan -- Ch. 12. Soviet Constructivism / Christina Lodder -- Ch. 13. 'Profane illumination' : photography and photomontage in the USSR and Germany / Steve Edwards -- Ch. 14. Surrealism 1924-1929 / Fionna Barber.

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Art, Modern--20th century.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)

N6490 / .A7725 2004

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