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Articles with keyword "Modernism"

Portrait of Ambroise Vollard


The Museumgoer

Always the student, even the famous Cézanne went back to the basics.

Illustration of nocturnal scene of a pool, a carp, and fireflies


Amy Lowell Anew

She was more interesting than her biographers let on.


American Modernists

An exhibition focuses on the twentieth-century artists who created a new aesthetic.

The Irascibles in 1950


The Critical Moment

Clement Greenberg and Harold Rosenberg set the standards for art in the 1950s.

Portrait of Mary St. John Hutchinson


British Modernism’s Many Manners

The Bloomsbury group broke ties with Victorian ideals and reimagined British art.

Image of Phoebe Stein Davis

In Focus

Maryland’s Phoebe Stein Davis

Phoebe Stein Davis is determined to make the humanities relevant.

Self Portrait with Rita, Thomas Hart Benton


Portrait of the Artist Before and After

Thomas Hart Benton was famous when he wrote his autobiography, forgotten when he updated it.

Martha Hill improvises on Bennington’s tennis courts, 1936.


Grassroots Modern

New York dancers take to the country.

The Oval by G. Noble Wagner


A Sculptured Landscape

Fifty-five outdoor sculptures define a modern sensibility at tiny Ursinus College.