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THE ART ASSIGNMENT

S3 Ep7: The Case for Abstraction

  • Aired: 12/22/2016
  • 09:17
  • Rating: NR
For much of human history, people made art by trying to represent the world as it appeared around them. Until about 100 years ago, when a bunch of artists stopped trying to do that. It was shocking then and it still upsets and confounds today.
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How are we supposed to deal with art completely removed from recognizable objects?
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