Tag Archives: Cubism

quotation: The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls. Pablo Picasso

today’s birthday: Marcel Duchamp (1887)

Marcel Duchamp (1887)

Duchamp was an innovative French-American artist who influenced the Dada, Surrealist, and Pop art movements. His irreverence for conventional aesthetic standards led him to exhibit commonplace objects as works of art that he called “ready-mades,” intended as a derisive gesture against the excessive importance attached to works of art. His most famous works include the controversial Cubist-Futurist painting Nude Descending a Staircase and Fountain, which features what object? More… Discuss

Red Hibiscus-cubist-max painting (My Paintings Collection) (GIMP Rocks!)

Red Hibiscus-cubist-max painting

Red Hibiscus-cubist-max painting