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Overview of Twentieth Century and Modernism

Overview of Twentieth Century and Modernism

Author: Erin Aldana
This lesson will present an overview of some of the cultural and historical influences on the development of modernism.
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Key Terms


A 20th century art movement that parts from past artistic traditions and does not adhere to any one style.


A French military term meaning “ advance guard”. In the arts, it is a term that describes artists whose work is characterized as being revolutionary, experimental, or innovative.


A term used to describe a condition of materialism or a status of the middle working class.


An idealized state of perfection.

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