Art: 1920s to Present

Elizabeth Joseph

1920s-Georgia O Keeffe

1930s-

1940s

1950s

This was a period in which abstract expression was getting really popular.

1960s

this period is known for it Pop Art Movement for which Andy Warhol is really famous for.

1970s

The article The 1970s: New American Painting states"The decade of the 1970s, however, has been marked by a shift away from simple, primary forms in painting, and a concomitant … [more]feeling that there is no mainstream or major style (that is, no style which is inherently more important than any other). "

1980s- Neo Expressionism

The article Neo Expressionism states,"Very different artists, especially in the United States, from Julian Schnabel and Francesco Clemente to Jean-Michel Basquiat, turned in expressive directions to create work that affirmed the redemptive power of art in general and painting in particular, drawing upon a variety of themes including the mythological, the cultural, the historical, the nationalist, and the erotic."

1990s

2000-2015- Comtemporary Art