SURREALISM: Salvador Dali & company Un Chien Andalou
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A contemporary compliment to Duchamp’s Box in a Valis: Maurizio Cattelan’s All, Guggenheim Museum, 2011
Contemporary Legacy of Conceptualism, Appropriation, Sampling and Pop Art
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Richard Prince Instagram Photograph Appropriations
Read: The Work of Art in The Age of Mechanical Reproduction.
In: Illuminations, edited by Hannah Arendt, translated by Harry Zohn, from the 1935 essay New York: Schocken Books, 1969
View: Andy Warhol https://tampa.kanopy.com/video/art-lives-andy-warhol-0 You will need to log in through the UT library database Kanopy: https://tampa.kanopy.com/
Essay Topic: Relate Walter Benjamin’s essay “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction” to the artwork of Andy Warhol. Consider how Warhol used mechanical processes to make his art—including photography, silk screening, and filmmaking. Also, discuss how Warhol’s subject matter—particularly, mass celebrities and everyday products—relates to Benjamin’s ideas relating to the “aura” that surrounds the original artwork and celebrities.
750 Word Essay due on your blogs by Thursday November 14
A History of Visual Communication (Rocks & Caves -> Computers) | 20th Century Theory • Art • Consumer Art • Politics • Science Time Line | the-artists.org
Ubu Roi – Alfred Jarry , Man Ray Etoile de Mer , Le Retour à la Raison , Marcel Duchamp Anémic Cinéma , Picabia, Tzara….. Movies: Un chien andalou – Luis Buñuel / Lichtspiel: Schwartz-Weiß-Grau – Laszlo Moholy-Nagy / Ballet Mécanique Fernand Léger, Jean Cocteau Le Sang d’un Poète / Dan Eldon photocollage /