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By Maurizio Calvesi

Marcel Duchamp (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968) was once a French-American painter, sculptor, chess participant, and author whose paintings is linked to Dadaism and conceptual artwork, even though in a roundabout way linked to Dada teams. Duchamp is usually looked, besides Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse, as one of many 3 artists who helped to outline the progressive advancements within the plastic arts within the commencing many years of the 20th century, accountable for major advancements in portray and sculpture. Duchamp has had an important effect on twentieth-century and twenty first-century artwork. by means of global struggle I, he had rejected the paintings of a lot of his fellow artists (like Henri Matisse) as "retinal" paintings, meant simply to thrill the attention. as a substitute, Duchamp desired to positioned paintings again within the carrier of the brain.

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UNA LUMINOSA OSCURITA'
Prima del Grande Vetro (Arturo Schwarz)
Una tecnica contro il gusto (James J. Sweeney)
Il processo creativo (Marcel Duchamp)
L'OPERA CHIAVE
MEM, MUTT, MUTTER
Cronologia
Bibliografia

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