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By Chris Rodrigues

Modernism is generally considered a surprise wave of techniques hitting paintings, structure, tune, cinema and literature - the paintings of Picasso, Joyce, Schoenberg, activities like Futurism and Dada, the structure of Le Corbusier, T.S. Eliot's The barren region and the avant-garde theatre of Bertolt Brecht or Samuel Beckett. yet what relatively defines modernism? Why did it start and the way lengthy did it final? Is Modernism over now? Chris Rodriguez and Chris Garratt's very good photograph consultant is an excellent exploration of the final century's such a lot exciting inventive paintings - and what it really is rather all about.

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