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21 Aug

Materials for the Arts

As part of our P credit class, “Paper: From Pulp to Fiction,” we investigated collage, defined in Grove Art Online as “incorporating the use of pre-existing materials or objects attached as part of a two-dimensional surface.” The definition might be dry but there seems to be a lot of contention regarding which 20th century artist collaged first. Grove gives credit to Picasso for the first use of the technique in “fine art” during the spring of 1912:

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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in Uncategorized

 

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