Debating American Modernism: Stieglitz, Duchamp, and the New York Avant-Garde


Subject:
Schools of Art , Modern Art

Description:
Companion to an exhibit of works by "artists associated with American photographer Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946) and French artist Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) [who] spurred the development of modern art in the United States between 1915 and 1929." Features an introductory essay, an illustrated chronology (1902-1929), a student guide (discussing items such as Duchamp's "Fountain," a urinal), classroom activities, and bibliography and links. From the American Federation of Arts.

Publisher:
American Federation of Arts

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.afaweb.org/education/downloads/DebatingModernism/eresources.php


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