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1

Chance

“Collage Arranged According to the Laws of Chance.”

To do something accidental or without design.

2

Dada

“Hugo Ball reciting the poerm ‘Karawane’ at the Cabaret, Voltaire in Zurich,”

French for rocking horse or hobby horse. It was the word that was randomly chosen in a French-German dictionary.

3

Merz

Merzbild 25A (Das Sternenbild) (Stars Picture)

Kurt Schwitters came up with the word. It originates from Kommerze which in german means commerce.

4

Ready Made Art

“Duchamp’s Fountain”

Common objects that are manufactured but then taken and modified slightly or tilted at an angel and displayed.

5

Automatism

Exquisite Corpse,

First used by surrealists, the technique of painting the unconcous. Derived from Freudism.

6

Bio Morphic

Painting

It is a depiction or sculpture of a freeform shape that often resembles a living object.

7

Unconcious

Battle of the Fishes

It is the part of the mind where material is hardly accessed by awareness yet it is highly influential on behavior.

8

Dynamic Equilibrium

Tableau No. II, with Red, Black, Blue, Yellow, and Gray.

A state of balance between continuing processes

9

Nihilism

Music Lesson

The rejection of all religion and meaning, making it that life is pointless.

10

Avante-Garde

Portrait of a Young Girl

Ideas that are new, experimental and unusual in the art world.

11

Call to Order

The Pipes of Pan

Response to the results of WW1 when artists were trying to make sense of all the loss and regain their bearings and study the more traditional styles of past artists.

12

New Objectivity

The Skat Players

Card Playing War Invalids, which sprang up in especially the German language region in the 1920s, was a reaction to both Expressionism's subjective pathos and Abstraction's rejection of reality, by means of its objective-realistic impetus and the emphasis on a factual approach to the object.

13

Total Work of Art

Hannover Merzbau (Hanover Merz-building)

It goes along with Bauhaus movement. It means that it uses all or most art forms to strive for. The Bauhaus movement was all about combining crafts and fine works of art. Gesamtkunstwerk

14

Who was the artist of Mask?

Marcel Janco

15

What was the movement of Mask?

Zurich Dada

16

What was the year of Mask?

1919

17

What was the material of Mask?

Paper, cardboard, string, gouache, and pastel,

18

Who was the artist of Little German Christmas Tree?

John Heartfield

19

What was the movement of Little German Christmas Tree?

Berlin Dada

20

What was the year of Little German Christmas Tree?

1934

21

What was the material of Little German Christmas Tree?

Photomontage

22

Who was the artist of Doll?

Hans Bellmer

23

What was the year of Doll?

1935

24

What was the movement of Doll?

Surrealism

25

What was the material of Doll?

Wood, metal, and papier mâché.

26

Who was the artist of The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even or The Large Glass?

Marcel Duchamp

27

What was the year of The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even or The Large Glass?

1915-1923

28

What was the movement of The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even or The Large Glass?

Dada in New York

29

What was the material of The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even or The Large Glass?

Oil, lead wire, foil, dust, and varnish on glass

30

Who was the artist of Carcass of Beef?

Chaim Soutine

31

What was the movement of Carcass of Beef?

School of Paris

32

What was the year of Carcass of Beef?

1925

33

Who was the artist of Red and Blue Chair?

Gerrit Rietveld

34

What was the movement of Red and Blue Chair?

De Stijl

35

What was the year of Red and Blue Chair?

1917

36

What was the material of Red and Blue Chair?

Painted Wood

37

Who was the artist of Workshop wing, Bauhaus?

Walter Gropius

38

What was the movement of Workshop wing, Bauhaus?

Bauhaus

39

What was the material of Workshop wing, Bauhaus?

Glass

40

What was the year of Workshop wing, Bauhaus?

1925-1926

41

Who was the artist of Mama, Papa Is Wounded!?

Yves Tanguy

42

What was the year of Mama, Papa Is Wounded!?

1927

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What was the movement of Mama, Papa Is Wounded!?

Space- Surrealism