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Making Sense of Modern Art Valerie Woodgate Tuesday 11 December 2018

This lecture examines the development of many of the great movements of modern art, including Fauvism, Expressionism, Cubism, Futurism, Surrealism, Pop and ost-Modernism, up to and including the 21st century.
The lecture will look at works by Matisse, Picasso, Dali, Paul Nash, Warhol, Hirst, Emin and many more.