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29/10/2010 11:53:00 4Symbolism 1 st  artistic movement to reject realism, started 1885 Truth o truth is beyond objective examination, can not be expresses directly,  can only be hinted at by a network of symbols that evoke feelings.  Only lasted 15 years, but helped launch modernism Art for Art’s Sake English Aestheticism Art’s purpose was to intensify experience and provide sensuous pleasure-  Oscar Wilde- Importance of Being Earnest “Lying- the telling of beautiful untrue things is the proper aim of art” Art- free to  express itself and not an specific truth Futurism Filippo Tommaso Marinetti – 1909 Machine age- key to enlightened future. Libraries and art museums should be  destroyed- past stands in the way of progress Replace old art forms with collage, kinetic sculpture, and noise music  (brutisme), Audience interact and actively involved
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This note was uploaded on 10/29/2010 for the course THEA 100 taught by Professor Tamarin during the Spring '10 term at Frederick Community College.

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