Art of the Western World

Season 1 Episode 8

Into the Twentieth Century

Aired Unknown Apr 14, 2014 on
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Into the Twentieth Century
When the world entered a new century, Western art took on an entirely new look with Fauvism and the work of Picasso. This program is an account of the artists and their groundbreaking styles. While Picasso's Cubism captured the attention of the art world, Kandinsky began to work with an abstract technique. The program also explores the effects of war on surreal artists such as Dali, Miro, and Magritte.moreless

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