20th Century Art and the Metropolitan Museum: The Lila Acheson Wallace Wing (VHS)

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Presents the inaugural installation of the Lila Acheson Wallace Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Paintings, sculptures, works on paper, and objects of design and architecture, created by American and European artists in the twentieth century are included. Part 1 covers the period 1900-1940 and includes works by Pierre Bonnard, Pablo Picasso, Wassily Kandinsky, Henri Matisse, Paul Klee, Georgia O'Keeffe, Stuart Davis, and Edward Hopper. Part 2 covers 1940 to the present and features works by Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Robert Motherwell, and Milton Avery.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art Surveys
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: 
modern art