This lesson discusses the development of Geometric Abstraction and Kinetic Art in Latin America.
Image of Torres-Garcia, Construction with Bell, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Joaqu%C3%ADn_Torres_Garc%C3%ADa_-_Constructivo_con_campana.jpg; Image of Cruz-Diez, Physichromie 625, Fair Use According to Wikipaintings, http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/carlos-cruz-diez/physichromie-625-1973; Image of Soto, Soto Sphere, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Soto_sphere.jpg
Also called ‘the style’ - or De Stijl - characterized by qualities of planes, primary colors, and vertical and horizontal lines.
A term attributed to the artwork of its originator Joaquin Torres Garcia (1874-1949) characterized by the artist’s combinations of different styles, movements and materials.
An art style or technique that is most often characterized by the use of non-representational geometric and spatial compositions.
A style of art that has moving parts.
An art style or technique that is characterized by its use of colored screens, movement of the viewer, or light to create a wide range of tonal qualities.
The characteristic of being able to be pierced or entered.