By Maurizio Calvesi

Marcel Duchamp (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968) was once a French-American painter, sculptor, chess participant, and author whose paintings is linked to Dadaism and conceptual artwork, even though in some way linked to Dada teams. Duchamp is usually looked, besides Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse, as one of many 3 artists who helped to outline the innovative advancements within the plastic arts within the starting a long time of the 20th century, chargeable for major advancements in portray and sculpture. Duchamp has had an important influence on twentieth-century and twenty first-century paintings. through global warfare I, he had rejected the paintings of lots of his fellow artists (like Henri Matisse) as "retinal" artwork, meant in basic terms to thrill the attention. as a substitute, Duchamp desired to positioned artwork again within the provider of the brain.

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UNA LUMINOSA OSCURITA'
Prima del Grande Vetro (Arturo Schwarz)
Una tecnica contro il gusto (James J. Sweeney)
Il processo creativo (Marcel Duchamp)
L'OPERA CHIAVE
MEM, MUTT, MUTTER
Cronologia
Bibliografia

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