Art since 1940 : strategies of being /

Art since 1940 : strategies of being /
Fineberg, Jonathan David.
Lesley Moriarty, MassArt
Introduction -- New York in the forties. New York becomes the center -- The sense of a new movement in New York -- Alternative narratives of the forties -- A dialog with Europe. Alexander Calder -- Hans Hofmann -- Arshile Gorky -- Robert Motherwell -- Willem de Kooning -- Existentialism comes to the fore. Jackson Pollock -- Barnett Newman -- Mark Rothko -- David Smith and the sculpture of the New York School -- The new Eruopean masters of the late forties. Jean Dubuffet and postwar Paris -- The extentialist figuration of Alberto Giacometti -- Francis Bacon -- Some international tendencies of the fifties. Purified abstraction -- "New images of man" in Europe and America -- The beat generation. "A Coney Island of the mind" -- Robert Rauschenberg -- Real junk : Assemblage and happenings -- Underground film -- Claes Oldenburg -- Jasper Johns -- Asian and European vanguards of the later fifties. Nouveau realisme -- Gutai -- Fluxus -- Joseph Beuys -- Nam June Paik's electronic "Nature" -- Yoko Ono

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