Category: ca 1950 – 1970

Pop art is an emerged in Britain and the US during the mid- to late-1950s. The movement challenged the  traditions of fine arts by including imagery from popular and mass culture, such as advertisements, comic books and mundane cultural objects. One of its aims is to use images of popular (as opposed to elitist) culture in art, emphasizing the banal or kitchy elements of […]

  • April 6, 2018