Modernism: The Strange Story of Art and Music in the Twentieth Century

Narrated by: David Wright
Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Art
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The 20th century witnessed an explosion of creativity as artists, musicians, and writers rejected centuries of past practice and boldly created new visual forms, new musical languages, and new ways of thinking. This is the story of the individuals who created the art, told within the context of the times in which they lived.

©2018 Max Ridgway (P)2019 Max Ridgway

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This book goes through the founders and major players in each "modernist" art movement that developed in the 20th century. I am interested in Surrealism and this book helps to give an idea of the background, context, and contemporary movements to the Surrealists.

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