Remodernism
Remodernism revives aspects of modernism, particularly in its early form, and follows postmodernism, to which it contrasts. Adherents of remodernism advocate it as a forward and radical, not reactiona...
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Marinus Boezem
Marinus Lambertus van den Boezem (Leerdam, 28 January 1934) is a Dutch artist.He is known for his radical view of art and his works in public space. Together with Wim T. Schippers, Ger van Elk and Jan...
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Tachisme
Tachisme (alternative spelling: Tachism, derived from the French word tache, stain) is a French style of abstract painting popular in the 1940s and 1950s. The term is said to have been first used with...
Pino Pascali
Pino Pascali (19 October 1935 – 11 September 1968) was an Italian artist, sculptor, set designer and performer.
Pino Pascali was born in Bari, Italy in 1935 and moved to Rome in 1955 to learn scen...
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Outsider art
The term outsider art was coined by art critic Roger Cardinal in 1972 as an English synonym for art brut ([aʁ bʁyt], "raw art" or "rough art"), a label created by French artist Jean Dubuffet to descri...
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Asger Jorn
Asger Oluf Jorn (3 March 1914 – 1 May 1973) was a Danish painter, sculptor, ceramic artist, and author. He was a founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA and the Situationist International. H...
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Marisa Merz
Marisa Merz (born 1926) is an Italian sculptor, widow of artist Mario Merz. She now lives in Turin.
Marisa Merz was born in Turin, Italy in 1926. In the 1950s she met Mario Merz who was studying t...
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Op art
Op art, also known as optical art, is a style of visual art that makes use of optical illusions.Op art works are abstract, with many of the better known pieces made in black and white. When the viewer...
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Joseph lacasse
Joseph Lacasse (1894 - 1975) is a Belgian artist who enjoyed a career that spanned some sixty-five years, during which he stood at the helm of Abstraction.
Born in Tournai, Belgium in 1894 in a wo...
Maximalism
In the arts, maximalism, a reaction against minimalism, is an esthetic of excess and redundancy. The philosophy can be summarized as “more is more” contrasted with minimalist motto "less is more".
Gutai group
The Gutai group (具体; means "Embodiment") is the first radical, post-war group in Japan. It was founded by the painter Jiro Yoshihara in Osaka, Japan, 1954, in response to the reactionary artistic cont...
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The New Aesthetics
The New Aesthetics is an art movement that stresses the material and physical processes in the making of visual art. It is unrelated to "The New Aesthetic" as coined by James Bridle.
The origin of...
Lucio Fontana
Lucio Fontana (19 February 1899 – 7 September 1968) was an Italian painter, sculptor and theorist of Argentine birth. He was mostly known as the founder of Spatialism and his ties to A...
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Taring Padi
Taring Padi is a community of underground artists in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The group was formed in 1998 during the general upheaval following the fall of Suharto.Taring Padi are well known for the pr...
New Gothic Art
New Gothic or Neo-Gothic is a contemporary art movement that emphasizes darkness and horror.
"The Neo Gothic Art Manifesto" was written by Gothic subculture artist Charles Moffat in 2001, who also...
Defastenism
Defastenism is a Remodernist art movement founded in Dublin in 2004. The Defastenists are also known as The Defastenist Party. Artists who have participated in it include Gary Farrelly, Padraic E. Moo...
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Victor Vasarely
Victor Vasarely ([viktɔʁ vazaʁəli]; [viktor vɒzɒrɛlːi]; born Vásárhelyi Győző [vaːʃaːrhɛji ɟøːzøː]; ( 1906-04-09)9 April 1906 – 15 March 1997( 1997-03-15)), was a Hungarian–French artist, who is widel...
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Viennese Actionism
Viennese Actionism was a short and violent movement in 20th-century art. It can be regarded as part of the many independent efforts of the 1960s to develop "action art" (Fluxus, happening, performance...
Stuckism
Stuckism is an international art movement founded in 1999 by Billy Childish and Charles Thomson to promote figurative painting in opposition to conceptual art. By July 2012 the initial group of 13 Bri...
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Mario Merz
Mario Merz (1 January 1925 – 9 November 2003) was an Italian artist, and husband of Marisa Merz.
Born in Milano, Merz started drawing during World War II, when he was imprisoned for his acti...
Bridget Riley
Bridget Louise Riley CH CBE (born 24 April 1931 in Norwood, London) is an English painter who is one of the foremost exponents of op art. She currently lives and works in London, Cornwall and the Vauc...
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Mission School
The Mission School (sometimes called "New Folk" or "Urban Rustic") is an art movement of the 1990s and 2000s, centered in the Mission District, San Francisco, California.
This movement is generall...
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Alighiero Boetti
Alighiero Fabrizio Boetti known as Alighiero e Boetti (December 16, 1940 – February 24, 1994) was an Italian conceptual artist, considered to be a member of the art movement Arte Povera.He is most fam...
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Remodernist film
Remodernist film developed in the United States and the United Kingdom in the early 21st century with ideas related to those of the international art movement Stuckism and its manifesto, Remodernism. ...
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Abstract Illusionism
Abstract illusionism, a name coined by art historian and critic Barbara Rose, is an artistic movement that came into prominence in the United States during the mid-1970s. Works consisted of both hard-...
Alberto Burri
Alberto Burri (born 12 March 1915 in Città di Castello, Italy, died 13 February 1995 in Nice, France) was an Italian painter and sculptor.
Alberto Burri was born in Città di Castello, in Umbria in...
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Henri Michaux
Henri Michaux ([miʃo]; 24 May 1899 – 19 October 1984) was a highly idiosyncratic Belgian-born poet, writer, and painter who wrote in French. He later took French citizenship. Michaux is best known for...
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Antonio Saura
Antonio Saura (September 22, 1930, Huesca – July 22, 1998, Cuenca) was a Spanish artist and writer, one of the major post-war painters to emerge in Spain in the fifties whose work has marked several g...
SoFlo Superflat
SoFlo Superflat describes an art genre started in Miami in the 1990s. It is an urban pop art movement in South Florida that combines super bright colors and ultra flat images. The subject matters are ...
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Stuckist Photographers
The Stuckist Photographers are a group of photographers who apply the values of the Stuckist painters to photography.
The Stuckist Photographers were brought about when Dunstan asked, "Is there a ...
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