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Unformatted text preview: in the direction of parody (burlesque imitation), whimsy, paradox, and irony 7. Abstract art was a radical new art style that originated in the US, and in particular NYC. Three people pioneered it: Arshile Gorky, Hans Hofemann, and Willem de Kooning. Alley 2 8. Pop art was the quintessential style of the information age in that it embraced the imagery of consumer products, celebrities, and everyday events, as mediated by TV, film, and magazines. Andy Warhol that the pioneer of American pop art. 9. In the 20 th century several new types of music emerged. They include jazz, electronic music, rock and other popular music. 10. Electronic music was invented in the 1950s. The Beatles were the first group to popularize the electric guitar. 11. Merce Cunningham was the first to stage dance performances that revolutionized theatrical dance. In her work, music might coexist with dance, but its rhythms did not necessarily determine the steps or rhythms of the dancers....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course HUMM 1301 taught by Professor ??? during the Fall '05 term at Collin College.
- Fall '05