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Articles with keyword "Modernism"

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

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Amy Lowell Anew

She was more interesting than her biographers let on.

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American Modernists

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

The Irascibles in 1950

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The Critical Moment

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

Portrait of Mary St. John Hutchinson

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British Modernism’s Many Manners

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

Image of Phoebe Stein Davis

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Maryland’s Phoebe Stein Davis

Phoebe Stein Davis is determined to make the humanities relevant.

Self Portrait with Rita, Thomas Hart Benton

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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.

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Grassroots Modern

New York dancers take to the country.

The Oval by G. Noble Wagner

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A Sculptured Landscape

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