Introduction
Welcome to Contemporary Art: 1945 to 1970!!

 

 

"I've never believed in God.  But I believe in Picasso." - Diego Rivera

Self Portrait with Cloak

Pablo Picasso.  Self Portrait with Cloak.  1901.
http://www.haibane.info/wp-content/uploads/2007/04/picasso_self1901.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here's an introduction to the material we will be considering...

 

Autumn Rhythm

Jackson Pollock. Autumn Rhythm (Number 30). 1950.
Stokstad, Marilyn. Art History. Revised Second ed. Vol. 2. New York: Prentice Hall Inc., and Harry N. Abrams, 2005.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Seasons

Lee Krasner. The Seasons. 1957. 7 3/4' X 17'.
Stokstad, Marilyn. Art History. Revised Second ed. Vol. 2. New York: Prentice Hall Inc., and Harry N. Abrams, 2005.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Woman and Bicycle

Willem de Kooning. Woman and Bicycle. 1952 - 1953.
Stokstad, Marilyn. Art History. Revised Second ed. Vol. 2. New York: Prentice Hall Inc., and Harry N. Abrams, 2005.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Study After Velazquez

Francis Bacon. Study After Velazquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X. 1953.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Odalisk

Robert Rauschenberg. Odalisk. 1955-58.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just What Is It

Richard Hamilton. Just what is it that makes today's homes so different, so appealing? 1956.
Preble, Duane, Sarah Preble and Patrick Frank. Artforms. Seventh ed. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andy Warhol. Gold Marilyn. 1962.
Preble, Duane, Sarah Preble and Patrick Frank. Artforms. Seventh ed. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Kosuth. One and Three Chairs. 1965.
Preble, Duane, Sarah Preble and Patrick Frank. Artforms. Seventh ed. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yoko Ono. Cut Piece. 1965.
Newhall, Edith. "A Long and Winding Road." ARTnews. October 2000: 162 -165.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Untitled

Donald Judd. Untitled. 1967.
Preble, Duane, Sarah Preble and Patrick Frank. Artforms. Seventh ed. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spiral Jetty

Robert Smithson. Spiral Jetty. April, 1970.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Running Fence

Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Running Fence. 1972 - 76.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cindy Sherman. Untitled Film Still #6. 1979.
Chadwick, Whitney. Women, Art, and Society. Third edition. New York: Thames & Hudson Ltd., 2002.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Walton Ford.  Fallen Mias.  2000.
Katz, Alex.  Walton Ford: Tigers of Wrath, Horses of Instruction.  New York:  Harry N. Abrams, Inc.  2002.