Surrealism - Surrealism(19241955 , (, revealedindreams.,pu

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Surrealism: (1924 - 1955) A literary and art movement inspired by Freudianism, Andre Breton founded Surrealism in Paris in 1924.  Breton authored the Manifesto (Manifeste du surrealisme), which advocated the expression of imagination  revealed in dreams. He later wrote two other manifestoes, published in 1930 and 1934. Surrealism was  the successor the Dadaist movement and attracted many Dadaist artists. Other Surrealist origins came  from painters such as Paolo Uccello, William Blake, and Odilon Redon. Its origins in literature were traced  to French poets Baudelaire, Rimbaud, and Apollinaire and the literary side of the movement remained  primarily in France. In the visual realm, Surrealism became popular in the 1920’s and 30’s with the help of  internationally renowned painter, Salvador Dali. Also similar to the 19th century Symbolist movement, Surrealism was based on the psychoanalytic 
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course ARH ARH2000 taught by Professor Karenroberts during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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