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America’s Cool Modernism – the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

America’s Cool Modernism – the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Most histories of modern art in the USA seem to skip through the period after the Great War in Europe. It is easy to do, after all the huge burst in European art movements that occurred in the early part of the 20th Century had by then subsided. The war […]

by × April 30, 2018 × 0 comments

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Georgia O’Keeffe at Tate Modern

Georgia O’Keeffe at Tate Modern

‘When people read erotic symbols into my paintings, they’re really talking about their own affairs’ – Georgia O’Keefe This is the largest exhibition by Georgia O’Keeffe ever to take place outside America, and the first retrospective in the UK. Given too that there are no works in any British collection, […]

by × July 7, 2016 × 0 comments

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Wall Street, New York, 1915, Paul Strand ©Paul Strand Archive, Aperture Foundation

Paul Strand: Photography and Film for the 20th Century

This month, the V&A presents the first retrospective of the American artist, Paul Strand, in the UK for over 30 years. Revered as one of the greatest photographers of the 20th century, Strand carved out such a unique path, that his work is looked upon as the blueprint for the […]

by × March 30, 2016 × 0 comments