Tag: Duchamp

  • Modern Art and Spirituality: Duchamp

    Modern Art and Spirituality: Duchamp

    This week considers a third artist often grouped with Picasso and Matisse—the polymath Marcel Duchamp. Duchamp is the crossover figure of the triad. Paris’ early 20th-century art salons, for example, already found it difficult to classifying his Nude Descending a Staircase No. 2. He was too Cubist for the Futurist and too Futurist for the […]