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26Jan/21

Manet: The Man Who Invented Modern Art

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Schools of “postmodernist art” advocate a new set of aesthetics characterised by a higher focus on medium and magnificence. For occasion, they emphasize style over substance (eg. not ‘what’ but ‘how’; not ‘art for art’s sake’, however ‘style for style’s sake’), and place a lot larger significance on artist-communication with the audience. The Inter-war years continued to be troubled by political and economic troubles. Abstract portray and sculpture continued to dominate, as true-to-life representational art remained very unfashionable.

Despite Manet’s respect for the French Academy, and the actual fact it was modelled on a Renaissance work by Raphael, it was thought-about to be some of the scandalous footage of the interval. The nineteenth century additionally witnessed numerous philosophical developments which would have a major impact on art.

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