Center De Pompidou: Bonafide Modern Art of 20th


this German school, founded in Weimar by Walter Gropius, combined the teaching of Fine Arts, architecture and applied arts, with the works of Students at the service of both industries in society.

Based on this idea, Bauhaus became the embodiment of an artistic moment in itself in architectural and design, but also in photography, graphic design, costume, and dance.

Constantin Brancusi 

The Spiritual and negative force of matter is the essence of
Constantin Brancusi’s work,  much more than the reproduction of reality. His workshop became a work of art in its own right, he presented and arranged his sculpture in harmonious spatial relationship

The relationship between is Sculpture and space. the removal of the basis of the is sculpture, as well as the serial principle, would have a fundamental influence on American minimalist in the 1960s.


Dada was born at Cabaret Voltaire in 1960 as a response to the shock of the first world war. which was shared through society. with a mindset running against The Grain of moral and aesthetic value that has triggered the war, the Dada artist boldly overturns all artistic categories denominated hitherto.

They Expressed themselves through shows, leaflets, magazines, and performances, and invented random new shapes using the technique of sound and poetry.

Marcel Duchamp, a dada associate, created ready-mades, sculpture produced from industrial objects such as bottle carriers and urinals, which he would turn into work of art.


Created by a group gathered and United by writer and poet Andre Breton in 1924, this movement whose aim was to reconcile art with Life by exploring dream and the subconscious.

Through puns, collective drawings, stroll and travels, The Artist freed themselves from the boundaries of reason, allowing themselves from the boundaries of reason, allowing themselves to be guided by chance and encounter and producing work harbouring unsettling strangeness.

New objectivity:

The artist who formed the German artistic movement borrowed the sub-services change of Dada and adopted formal means of showing their commitment to a cold realistic style.

This New style draws its shapes from new images from the press- which was very innovative in Germany at that time, from Popular entertainment and from the living condition in the modern town.

Gesture and material 

The numerous artistic trends that appeared in Europe following the Second World War-
Tachism, Informalism, lyrical abstraction, etc

All have in common theme the affirmation of the materiality of the work, a keen interest for ancient civilization and the production of art outside usual artistic circuits. The material is very present, often unseen before, and generate shapes that defy categorization.


In Copenhagen, Brussels, and Amsterdam, various painters and poet came together and created a style of art that was neither abstract nor figurative but rather leant towards a type of self –

Liberation and pulled strongly away from culture and all its classification. These artists adopted a deliberately naive style, inspired by Graffiti, folk art, and children’s drawings.

Abstract expressionism 

This movement developed primarily in the United States after the second world war, incorporating work of great size, which engaged you were physically and demanded and emotionally or sensory reaction, Two trends emerged: one full of movement,

linked to action painting and performance, emphasizing the time taken to complete the work. The other, color field painting, sought to perceive the painting a field of color and produced work conducive to contemplation.

Barnett Newman (1968-69)

In the post-war
environment in need of reconstruction, utterly convinced of the necessity of social art in the framework of Union des Artistes Modernes{ Union of modern artist}

Jean prouve

invented the concept of demountable house and furniture, as well as several important construction systems, As president of the judging panel with selected the architectural design for centre Pompidou

He chose Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers drawing, which was in keeping with his own technological contributions.

Alexander Calder 

Desirous of integrating movement into his sculpture, Alexander Calder chooses to make them “mobile”. Creating suspended aerial structures. The sculpture constructed from an iron wire is the very essence of drawing in air and reacts to every vibration or Movement in their environment.

Since the end of the 1980s, inspired by a natural law of Physics, he invented a complementary principle with his “stabiles” installed on the north terrace. 

New Realism

The new realistic were brought together by Pierre Restany to describe their new perception of reality, Their work was characterized by the use of material and objects derived from the growing culture of consumerism.

They view the word as a painting, the great fundamental work from which date is fragmenting wrote Rastany. Through their movement and their action accumulating, packaging, unwrapping, trapping, collecting molding-they portray this new urban reality.

Niki De Saint -Phalle {Eva -Maria}

Pop art emerged in the 1950s

In both England and the United States. Ordinary objects, symbols, popular culture and the language of media inspired the pop artists. They did not limit themselves to pictorial techniques, but also used industrial procedures, As “Roy Lichtenstein said “commercial art is not our art, It is our subject

Kinetic art

Kinetic artist stimulates the viewer’s perception, who is invited to move in front of and some time inside the works, which become places of real experimentation.

Mechanisms, optical trick or play of light, the layout of new material or the creation of all-encompassing environments demand participation from every sense.

Jesus Rafael Soto

call the spectators the “human work of art”, because they bring the work to life through their movement and their perception. 

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