is a place to share and follow research. For Argan, the crisis in contemporary Italian sculpture derived from .. Argan, G. C. “Arte Moderna in Inghilterra: Henry Moore” (Modern Art in. Argan, Giulio Carlo, L’Arte Moderno , Sansoni, Firenze. Argan, G. C., Arte e Crítica de Arte, ed. portuguesa Estampa, Lisboa.

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Italian sculptors learned two valuable lessons from the works that Moore exhibited in Venice: Comuta visibilidade da coluna direita.

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Butler presented the nude figure as degraded, mutilated, and inert and, like Francis Bacon in his paintings, presented a tormented image of humanity, as being self-obsessed and ridden with Angst. Recommend this page Top.

Content tecla de atalho: He grasped the fact that the voids inserted into the interior of the material imparted a greater dynamism to the work and triggered a new relationship to the surrounding space. Weighted average of the elements described above. To be sure, Marino Marini argna have stood out, for his allusive use of his sources, his assimilation of sculptural archetypes and his rigorous approach to combining form, mass, and line.

The space itself, which flowed freely within the work, did not get caught up or absorbed by it, but set the interior and exterior of the sculpture in a relation of continual movement and flux. Other articles in this section Chapter 0 Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3. His Warrior took from Moore, not only the theme of the wounded and arga male nude, proudly brandishing a huge shield, but his monumentality.

Abstract DOI British sculpture gained an international reputation thanks to the exposure it was given at the Venice Biennale from toand proved capable of influencing sculptural developments throughout the s. Emanuela Pezzetta PhD is an independent historian and researcher of contemporary art, and a curator of contemporary art exhibitions.

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By using this website you agree to our Cookie policy. Reg Butler and Lynn Chadwick. The British sculptor who made the greatest impact on progressive Italian sculptors was Chadwick. Her recent publications are about the sculptor Alberto Viani and his teaching at the Venice Academia di Belle Arti, Dino Basaldella, Marcello Mascherini and his reliefs, and essays on sculpture of the s and s, art, and philosophy.


At the same timethrough concrete and incisive examplesshow them the essential relationship and founder throughout the twentieth century between criticism and artistic productionoften through the artists texts. At times, his work switched over to an exploration of non-figurative elements via a conjunction of human and vegetal forms and pushed Minguzzi into experimenting with tenuous rhythms, combinations of trapezoid volumes, filigree structures, and compositional extensions into the surrounding space.

Henry Moore Institute,— For a number of Italian figurative sculptors, the works that Butler exhibited at the Biennale his reconstruction of the prize-winning model for the Unknown Political Prisoner Competition and Study for Two Watchersofwith their depersonalized, heroic, even hieratic representations of the human figure, exercised a strong appeal.

Moore and the Validity of Figurative Sculpture DOI Inthe critic Giulio Carlo Argan asserted that Henry Moore was the most important sculptor in Europe, above all for his exquisitely English capacity for not shutting himself away within the confines of his own artistic tradition, but remaining open to innovations from the Continent, as a means of nurturing his own autonomous development.

The year was crucial for Italian sculptors, who were once again confronted with the leading protagonists of the medium in the British Pavilion and at the Venice Biennale, in general.

Argan, Henry Moore Turin: Teaching – Hours Theoretical and practical: Henry MooreLetteratura 8, no.

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He reduced the dimensions of the head, depriving it of its physiognomic agran deformed the massive torso, supported by stick-like legs; and presented a surface appearance that looked thoroughly brutalized and abraded. After studying Modern Literature at the University of Udine Italyshe followed a post-degree Diploma in history of art at the same university.


For Argan, the crisis in contemporary Italian sculpture derived from the fact that instead of remaining open to all the latest innovations, it had fallen back on the traditional elements which had once propelled it to a level of excellence. He did not abandon figuration, but he achieved a radical departure from the Italian sculptural tradition. However, the numerical preponderance of works such as the Standing FiguresReclining Figures and Family Groups —especially, those of the previous six years—confirmed the continuing relevance of figurative sculpture at the end of the s.

At the very least, Cappello learned from Moore the principles of direct carving and truth to materials and began to handle his materials with due respect for their physical properties, such as their elasticity, strength, veining, cracks, and irregularities—at the same time, opting for a broad range of different materials, such as a variety of alabasters, stones, marbles, and woods.

The theme of the warrior enjoyed particular success with Italian sculptors. Myth, archaism, and primitivism were endowed with new attributes in s sculpture. Students individually followed through Serao Exhibition About Matter occupying part of the class pace and are designed que In Class setbut que They open space to Intervention Critical of each and Every hum Along the seminars.

Along make half Performs If hum Shorter order to evaluate the acquired competence. From that moment untilthe sculptors Lynn Chadwick, Reg Butler, and Kenneth Armitage were closely followed at every stage by their Italian peers, who considered that they held the new keys that would once again enable them to gain access to a climate of modernity.

Moore played an essential role in defining this myth: