Write a dialogue between Marcel Duchamp and Jackson Pollock to reveal their theories or thoughts about the nature and uses of art.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 3:02 am ad1c9bdddf
Duchamp: Jackson, you and I are so alike theoretically in many ways. We are both painters who are unconventional, unique, radical, and so rule breaking with our revolutionary methods.
Pollack: Correct indeed, but you tend to use more satire, irony, and humor in your work than I do.
Duchamp: True. We both want art to transcend the literal in terms of style, philosophy, and technique. I particularly endorse the belief that art "can be about ideas instead of worldly ...
A dialogue between Marcel Duchamp and Jackson Pollock is modeled as a starting point.
Abstract /Pop Art characteristics are examined.
1. Discuss the development and characteristics of Abstract Expressionism; be sure to include Gorky, Pollock, and de Kooning in your discussion, using examples of their work as discussed in the text.
2. Discuss the development and characteristics of Pop Art; include Hamilton, Johns, Rauschenburg, and Warhol in your discussion.