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20th century styles of art.
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Manet, Monet, Degas and Renoir
The Chrysler Building
Salvador Dali, The Persistence of Memory
Picasso and Braque
First described in 1964, it is comprised of illusion, and often appears to be moving or breathing due to its precise, mathematically-based composition.
This style employs aspects of mass culture, such as advertising, comic books and mundane cultural objects. Campbell Soup Cans by Andy Warhol.
This early 20th century style rejected reason and logic, it preferred nonsense, irrationality and intuition. Marcel DuChamp
A reaction to academic art of the 19th century, it was inspired by natural forms and structures, not only in flowers and plants but also in curved lines. Widely used in the decorative arts. Louis Comfort Tiffany
It tries to express the essence of a subject by eliminating all non-essential elements.
A departure from reality in depiction of imagery.
The above combined with emotional intensity. Jackson Pollack
A German style founded by Walter Gropius. Its philosophy was, "Less is more."