20th century design movements. Last updated january 2013 the following is an incomplete list of german art movements from the early 20th century. The following is an alphabetically ordered list of major art and design movements that took place during the 20th century. A movement is a style or prevailing inclination in art or design that upholds a specific philosophy or ideal and is followed and promoted by a group of artists for a defined period of time. The 20th century was the stage for some of the greatest modern artists in history.
Except for impressionism it witnessed all the influential movements of modern art modernism plus the more fragmented styles of contemporary art postmodernism. The reason is because between 1900 and 1945 germany went through two world wars a long list of technological and cultural changes and had so many different protest art movements that sometimes it is. 20th century philosophy saw the development of a number of new philosophical schoolsincluding logical positivism analytic philosophy phenomenology existentialism and poststructuralism. But sometimes influences attitudes and approaches converge to form a coherent movement that has a knock on effect around the world.
20th century western painting begins with the heritage of late 19th century painters vincent van gogh paul cézanne paul gauguin georges seurat and henri de toulouse lautrec and others who were essential for the development of modern art. Chicago school of architecture 1880 1910 the groundbreaking chicago school of architecture was founded by william le baron jenney 1832 1907 along with a number of other innovative american architects. Why is it incomplete. 19th annual twin cities arts crafts 20th century design show and sale saturday september 22nd and sunday september 23rd 2018 minnesota state fairgrounds at the progress center building in st.