Museums, Modern Art, and the Shock of the New
Instructor: Ian Bourland, PhD
When Dr. Barnes showcased his collection at PAFA in 1923, the Philadelphia art establishment reviewed it as radical and even vulgar. Consider how America has been introduced to avant-garde practice and work by artists from abroad, and how exhibitions have exposed audiences to "the shock of the new.”Mondays, September 8–29 (4 classes)
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