Marcel Duchamp. The Fountain

What contributed to the creation of “The Fountain”? Why did the appearance of the urinal as an art object cause a real scandal? What impact did the creation by Marcel Duchamp have on art?

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Salvador Dalí’s “The Trilogy of love”

In Arkhangelsk, an exhibition of works by Salvador Dalí was opened. I was attracted by a triptych called “The Trilogy of Love”. It differs sharply from the presented series by its size and technique. To admit it attracted me by his symbols which I could not immediately take into account. Therefore, I with wild zeal began to study the embedded meanings.

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“Dance of life” by Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch is very different from his predecessors and future ones. His unhealthy vision of the world and acute sensitivity were formed in a distant childhood, leaving an imprint on the creative activity and personal life of the genius. The artist was born in 1863 in a large family, which in 1864 moved from a small Norwegian town to Christiania (modern Oslo). Soon, his mother ...

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