Art & Design

DADA – The “non-art” art movement 1916-1922

What is Dada? Accordingly, Dada is a cultural movement that began in Zürich, Switzerland, during World War I and peaked from 1916 to 1922. The movement primarily involved art theory, visual arts, theater, poetry, art manifestoes, literature, and graphic design, and concentrated its anti-war politics through a opposite of the current standards in art through… Read More DADA – The “non-art” art movement 1916-1922

Art & Design

Art Nouveau – 20th century (1880-1914)

Design History Here is my notes and some of the samples picture of Art Nouveau. (French for ‘new art’) is an international style of art, architecture and design that peaked in popularity at the beginning of the 20th century (1880-1914) and is characterized by highly-stylized, flowing, curvilinear designs often incorporating floral and other plant-inspired motifs.