Illustrated Glossary of

20th Century Art Movements

An online resource for Modern Art classes

 

Waterlilies

Waterlilies, Claude Monet

Artists

Examples

Definitions

Summaries

Background

on 20th Century art movements

and their precursors

Precursors
Impressionism
Post-Impressionism
Fauvism
Expressionism
Cubism
Dada
20th Century Movements
Surrealism
Abstract Expressionism
Colorfield Painting
The Sixties and after
Op Art
Minimalism
Conceptualism
Process Art
Happenings
Neo-Dada
Pop Art
Earth Art
The Son of Man

The Son of Man, Rene Magritte

Much of the information here comes from the Grove Dictionary of Art, Online -- an excellent resource:

http://www.groveart.com

UT Students can access Grove Art Online through the library's e-search:

http://esearch.ut.edu/login