Why I Like Modern Art

Modern ArtSince 1924, the Gallery has been organized on the second ground of the Pitti Palace and extends so far as the rooms an the facade utilized by the Medici for the palace library and the facet wings used for children and retainers. German Expressionist painters reminiscent of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner of Die Brücke (The Bridge) group, based mostly in Dresden and Berlin, conflated African aesthetics with the emotional depth of dissonant color tones and figural distortion, to depict the anxieties of recent life, whereas Paul Klee of the Blaue Reiter (Blue Rider) in Munich developed transcendent symbolic imagery.

Abstract artwork movements of the time included Cubism (1908-40), Vorticism (1914-15), Suprematism (1913-18), Constructivism (1914-32), De Stijl (1917-31), Neo-Plasticism (1918-26), Elementarism (1924-31), the Bauhaus (1919-33) and the later St Ives School.

Modern art is the creative world’s response to the rationalist practices and perspectives of the brand new lives and ideas offered by the technological advances of the industrial age that caused modern society to manifest itself in new ways in comparison with the previous.

A partnership between the Harvard Art Museums, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Menil Collection, the ADP website includes interviews with outstanding artists about their materials and methods, in addition to their intent for the longer term preservation of artworks, providing enhanced scholarly entry to digitized archival materials.

However, fans of contemporary artwork will discover an impressive selection of modern works of recent art paintings for sale on our site, together with trendy oil work , fashionable wall art , and work inspired by impressionism, cubism, or summary expressionism.