Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Study Guide for the Final Exam, Fall 2015


Pablo Picasso, The Old Guitarist, Blue Period

Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

George Braque, Houses at L'Estaque

Pablo Picasso, Ma Jolie, Analytic Cubism

Pablo Picasso, A Bottle of Suze, synthetic cubism

Pablo Picasso, Steel Guitar

Robert Delaunay, Homage to Bleriot

Read Chapter 7

Pablo Picasso
--Blue Period
--Rose Period
--Analytical Cubism
--Synthetic Cubism
George Braque
Robert Delaunay


Umberto Boccioni, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space

Umberto Boccioni, The City Rises

Giacomo Balla, Abstract Speed

Antonio Sant' Elia, Futurist City

Read chapter 9.

Filippo Marinetti
serrata Futurista
Benito Mussolini


Constantin Brancusi, Bird in Space

Frantisek Kupka,  The Disks of Newton

Wassily Kandinsky, The First Abstract Painting, The Blue Rider

Wassily Kandinsky, Little Pleasures, The Blue Rider

Franz Marc, Large Blue Horses, The Blue Rider

Franz Marc, The Fate of Animals, The Blue Rider

Abstraction and The Blue Rider
Read chapter 6

Constantin Brancusi
Frantisek Kupka
The Blue Rider
Wassily Kandinsky
Franz Marc


Otto Dix, Card Playing War Cripples, New Objectivity

Max Beckmann, The Night, New Objectivity

Max Beckmann, The Departure, New Objectivity

Hugo Ball in costume at the Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich Dada

Hans Arp, Random Collage, Zurich Dada

Hannah Höch, The Flirt, Berlin Dada, photo collage

Raoul Hausmann, The Spirit of the Age, Berlin Dada

John Heartfield, "Adolph the Superman Swallows Gold and Spouts Junk!", Berlin Dada, photomontage

Kurt Schwitters, Construction for Noble Ladies, Berlin Dada

Kurt Schwitters, The Merzbau, (destroyed), Berlin Dada

Marcel Duchamp, Fountain

Marcel Duchamp, The Large Glass (The Bride Stripped Bare By Her Bachelors Even)

First World War and Dada
Read chapter 10

New Objectivity
--Otto Dix
--Max Beckmann
Zurich Dada
--Cabaret Voltaire
--automatic drawing
Berlin Dada
--photo collage
Marcel Duchamp


Giorgio De Chirico, Mystery and Melancholy of a Street

Max Ernst, Europe After the Rain

Man Ray, Object to be Destroyed

Meret Oppenheim, Luncheon in Fur

Salvador Dali, The Persistence of Memory

Salvador Dali, Narcissus

Rene Magritte, The Red Model

Rene Magritte, The Treason of Images

Joan Miro, Harlequin's Commentary

Joan Miro, The Beginning of the World

Pablo Picasso, Seated Bather

Pablo Picasso, Guernica

Read chapter 14 (see chapter 11, section on Picasso too)

Andre Breton
Sigmund Freud
Giorgio De Chirico
--metaphysical painting
Max Ernst
Salvador Dali
--Luis Bunuel
The Surrealist Object
--Man Ray
--Meret Oppenheim
Rene Magritte
Joan Miro
Pablo Picasso
--Marie Therese Walter
--Dora Maar
--Spanish Civil War 1936 - 1939


Read chapters 9 (section on the Russian Avant Garde), 12, and 13

New York

Hugh Ferris, Maximum Mass Permitted by 1916 New York City Zoning Law #4, charcoal drawing

William Van Alen, The Chrysler Building

Shreve, Harmon, and Lamb, The Empire State Building

Raymond Hood and many others, Rockefeller Center

1916 Zoning Laws
Art Deco


Kazimir Malevich, Black Square, Suprematism

Kazimir Malevich, White on White, Suprematism

Vladimir Tatlin, Corner Relief (destroyed), Constructivism

Vladimir Tatlin, Model for the Monument to the Third International (destroyed), Constructivism

Aleksandr Rodchenko, Books! (poster), Constructivism

Aleksandr Rodchenko,  Novi LEF magazine cover, Constructivism

El Lissitzky, "Beat the Whites with the Red Wedge!", poster, Constructivism

The Russian Revolution 1917
--Anatoly Lunacharsky


Theo Van Doesburg, Color Construction, De Stijl

Gerrit Rietveld, Schröder House, De Stijl

Piet Mondrian, Red, Yellow, and Blue, De Stijl

Piet Mondrian, Broadway Boogie Woogie, De Stijl

De Stijl

Expressionist Architecture

Bruno Taut, Glass Pavilion, 1914 Werkbund Exhibition, Cologne

Erich Mendelsohn, Schocken Department Store, Stuttgart (destroyed)


The Bauhaus

Walter Gropius and others, Shop Building on the Bauhaus Campus, Dessau, Bauhaus

Lazlo Moholy-Nagy, brochure design, Bauhaus

Marcel Breuer, Wassily Chair, Bauhaus

Marianne Brandt, desk lamps, Bauhaus

Herbert Bayer, design for a news kiosk, Bauhaus

Johannes Itten
Bauhaus basic course

International Modernism

Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, proposal drawing for a glass office building on the Friedrichstrasse, Berlin

Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, The German Pavilion at the 1929 Barcelona Exhibition (destroyed)

Le Corbusier, Villa Savoye, Poissy, France

Le Corbusier,  Drawing for the Voisin Plan, Radiant City

Le Corbusier, Unite, d'Habitation, Marseilles

Frank Lloyd Wright, Falling Water, Bear Run, Pennsylvania


Adolph Hitler and Albert Speer, model for the Volkshalle ("Berlin Dome")

Francis Bacon, Studies for a Crucifixion

Alberto Giacometti, Standing Figure

Le Corbusier, Notre Dame du Haut, Ronchamp, France

Oscar Niemeyer, Le Corbusier, and others, The United Nations Headquarters, New York

Gordon Bunshaft and Natalie DuBlois, Lever House, New York

Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, The Seagram Building, New York

Degenerate Art Exhibition
curtain wall

Read chapter 17 (chapter 21 for architecture).


Arshile Gorky, The Liver is A Cock's Comb

Willem De Kooning, Excavation

Willem De Kooning, Woman I

Jackson Pollock, Autumn Rhythm

Lee Krasner, Sun Woman

Mark Rothko, untitled, 1954

Mark Rothko, The Rothko Chapel, Houston

David Smith, Hudson River Landscape

David Smith, Cubi VI

Car Gustav Jung
action painting

Read chapter 16.


Jasper Johns, American Flag

Jasper Johns, White Flag

Robert Rauschenberg, Monogram

Robert Rauschenberg, Retroactive I

Andy Warhol, Marilyn Monroe Diptych

Andy Warhol, Campbell's Soup Can

Andy Warhol, Green Disaster


Read Chapter 19.