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by Marc Aronson

  • ISBN: 0395797292
  • Category: Сhildren's books
  • Author: Marc Aronson
  • Subcategory: Arts Music & Photography
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Clarion Books (April 20, 1998)
  • Pages: 192 pages
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Aronson is the son of the scenic designer Boris Aronson, the grandson of rabbi Solomon Aronson, and of the musical conductor Heinrich . Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde, Clarion Books, 1998.

Aronson is the son of the scenic designer Boris Aronson, the grandson of rabbi Solomon Aronson, and of the musical conductor Heinrich Jalowetz. As of June 2012 Aronson wrote a column for School Library Journal called "Consider the Source". As of September 2014 he writes an SLJ blog called "Nonfiction Matters"  . Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado, Clarion Books, 2000. John Winthrop, Oliver Cromwell, and the Land of Promise, Clarion Books, 2004.

Aronson combines traditional art historical narrative with his personal passion for all of the arts to make a convincing .

Aronson combines traditional art historical narrative with his personal passion for all of the arts to make a convincing case that pop art, surrealism, dadaism, cubism, abstract expressionismAand all the other "isms"of convention-defying avant-garde artAcan be intelligible to young readers. After a look back to the roots of the avant-garde in the bohemianism of 19th-century France, other beacons of change are highlighted, such as Nijinsky's erotic ballet performance in Rite of Spring in 1913 and the breakthrough paintings of Kandinsky and Malevich, Mondrian, and Warhol.

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In the arts, the avant-garde. However, non-enthusiasts adult readers that want to know moreabout the history of modern art will enjoy it as well

In the arts, the avant-garde. However, non-enthusiasts adult readers that want to know moreabout the history of modern art will enjoy it as well. Basically, the author has attempted to show how modern artists have affected modern society and vice versa. Recently Viewed and Featured

Marc Aronson is the award-winning author of a wide variety of nonfiction works for younger readers, including Sugar Changed the World and Sir . 3. Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde. Published by Clarion Books (1998).

Marc Aronson is the award-winning author of a wide variety of nonfiction works for younger readers, including Sugar Changed the World and Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado, which received the first Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award. ISBN 10: 0395797292 ISBN 13: 9780395797297.

Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde, Clarion Books, 1998 - Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado, Clarion Books, 2000 - John Winthrop, Oliver Cromwell, and the Land of Promise, Clarion Books, 2004 - The Real Revolution: The Global Story of American.

Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde, Clarion Books, 1998.

He has written history and biography nonfiction books for children and young adults, as well as nonfiction books for adults about teenage readers. Aronson is the son of the scenic designer Boris Aronson, the grandson of rabbi Solomon Aronson, and of the musical conductor Heinrich Jalowetz.

In the arts, the avant-garde consists of people who have devoted their talents, even their lives, to seeing the .

In the arts, the avant-garde consists of people who have devoted their talents, even their lives, to seeing the future and to confronting others with their visions. This intriguing introduction to modern art examines the avant-garde from its nineteenth-century origins in Paris to its meaning and influence today. Aronson combines traditional art historical narrative with his personal passion for all of the arts to make a convincing case that pop art, surrealism, dadaism, cubism, abstract expressionismAand all the other isms of convention-defying avant-garde art can be intelligible to young readers.

Marc Aronson author biography: Marc Aronson is the author of the critically acclaimed Sir Walter Ralegh and the . He has also written Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde.

Marc Aronson author biography: Marc Aronson is the author of the critically acclaimed Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado.

In the army, the advance guard is the first wave of soldiers who rush into enemy territory, risking their lives to map out the terrain. In the arts, the avant-garde consists of people who have devoted their talents, even their lives, to seeing the future and to confronting others with their visions. This intriguing introduction to modern art examines the avant-garde from its nineteenth-century origins in Paris to its meaning and influence today. It presents the visionaries who took the greatest risks, who saw the furthest, and who made the most challenging art-art that changed how we imagine our world. From cubism to pop art and beyond, this is the story not only of those risk takers, but of their creations and of the times in which they lived. Notes, bibliography, index.

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