Resultaten 1-3 van 35
On the other side of the Wall, in the Russian empire, not one artist in half a
century has enjoyed the minimum freedom that the Dadaists, Expressionists, and
Neue Sachlichkeit painters took for granted - the right to interpose one's art, even
Matisse could go to Morocco, after all, why should not a Russian draw inspiration
from the folk arts and weavings of a country that bordered on Persia, Afghanistan,
and China? "For me the East means the creation of new forms, an extending ...
By an extraordinary stroke of luck, the Russian avant-garde got, from the embryo
State, the patron it needed. He was Anatoly Lunacharsky, Lenin's Commissar of
Education. A sensitive and idealistic writer, Lunacharsky had shown what must ...
Wat mensen zeggen - Een review schrijven
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Wonderful pictures - some even full page! Nice overview of the last hundred years or so of art (through the 1980s) -- wow, and to think I've lived through about thirty years of this...(!). Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - jcbrunner - LibraryThing
Coming late to the party, this tie-in to an early 1980s TV documentary series, I both like reading his poignant and wide-ranging introduction to 20th century art (that remains very wedded to the 19th ... Volledige review lezen