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1

How did the art of the Futurists describe a world full of new technologies in their subject matter and formal qualities?

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2

How did the Dada movement express the post-WWI period?

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3

How did artists express the new ideals for the Russian Revolution? Discuss the work in formal and historic terms.

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4

What were the goals of Mondrian and the De Stijl movement? How did these goals fit with the Bauhaus?

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5

What types of images did the Nazi party encourage in terms of subject matter and formal qualities? How did these images promote their agenda?

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6

How did the artists of the Harlem Renaissance and the Mexican Muralists use their art to forward their political and social agendas? Be sure to include specific examples and dates.

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7

Consider how the International Style was used in terms of domestic, political, and business architecture. Be sure to include specific examples, dates, and locations.

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8

How did the Great Depression and WWII create the desire to buy and the industrial complex to build new products? What new ideas and materials influenced the industrial design?

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9

What were the goals of Abstract Expressionist painters? How did their work express the ideas in the theories about art from that time?

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10

How did the Color Field painters continue the ideas of Clement Greenburg?

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11

What were the goals of Minimalist artists? Why was this title appropriate and descriptive? Why was it not?

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12

What were the goals of the artists in the Pop Art movement?

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13

How did Conceptual artists subvert the usual ideas of art as a commodity? What were their goals?

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