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  • 1.Between World Wars2 2 t er pC ha

2. DADABegan as a protest to the horrors of WWI Dadaists believed that the horrors of war were caused by traditional valuesDada was a nonsense word that became a rallying cry with an ambiguous meaning 3. Hannah Hoch 4. Hannah Hoch 5. Marcel Duchamp A slap to traditionalstandard of beauty LHOOQ-translatesto she has a hottail Controversialreadymade artwas often just analtered object nce he signed a snow shovel and gave it a name and that was his art piece! 6. Surrealism These artist did not like the modern reliance on science They focused on the importance of dreams, fantasies, andhallucinations They were also heavily influenced by the psychology of Sigmund Freud 7. Salvador Dali 8. Salvador Dali 9. Salvador Dali Painted his nightmares Highly realistic yet improbable Extremely high academic technique of untraditional subject matter It is said that Salvador Dali would sleep holding a spoon over a pan andwhen he would inevitably drop the spoon, he would wake up mid dreamand be able to use those images in his paintings 10. Renee Magritte 11. Renee Magritte 12. Latin Amercian Modernism Art began to reflect Afro-Brazilian traditions, Cubism, abstraction,and there was often interdisciplinary art form combined Frida Khalo Was adopted by the surrealists Her style was surreal, but had strong roots in the Folk art of Mexico 13. Frida Khalo 14. American Regionalism Coincided with the depression era People were relatively indifferent to art at this time Local subject matter These artists were using everyday people and places as their subject matter 15. Grant Wood. American Gothic. 1930.29-1/4" 24-1/2". 74.3 62.4 cm. Copyright 2011, 2009 Pearson Prentice Hall Inc. 16. American Gothic Crisp and realistic in style Grant Wood was having little success in Paris as a painter, so hereturned to his hometown in Midwest America He wanted to capture the unique character of the people and land andhow they lived Inspired by a house built by a local carpenter in what he thought was arendition of Gothic architecture