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Experiencing twentieth century art

Bernice B Loughran

Experiencing twentieth century art

fifty projects for students based on the concepts of the main experimental movements of this century

by Bernice B Loughran

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Published by El Corral Bookstore, California Polytechnic State University Foundation in San Luis Obispo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Study and teaching,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesArt 104
    Statementby Bernice Loughran
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 leaves :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22773210M

    Explore the turbulent times and revolutionary ideas of 20th-century art. From Surrealism to Land Art, Fluxus to Bauhaus, this readable and comprehensive survey is your be-all, end-all guide to the people and works that redefined ‘art’ as we knew it, from to Ranging across the full spectrum of disciplines, including photography Category: Books > Art. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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