marcel duchamp

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"Humor and laughter - not necessarily derogatory derision - are my pet tools. This may come from my general philosophy of never taking the world too seriously - for fear of dying of boredom." ~Marcel Duchamp~

Jeannette Pierce
Man Ray Marcel Duchamp, New York City “I don’t care about the word ‘art’ because it has been so discredited. So I want to get rid of it. There is an unnecessary adoration of ‘art’ today. Man Ray, Takashi Murakami, Hans Richter, Francis Picabia, Andy Warhol, National Portrait Gallery, Art Moderne, Salvador Dali, Artistic Photography

[Photographic] London: Man Ray Portraits, National Portrait Gallery

We saved Man Ray Portraits exhibition in the National Portrait Gallery as our last treat in London. Like you save your favourite part of the cake for last so that all the goodness lingers on and se…

Marcel Duchamp’s alter ego Rrose Sélavy, photographed by Man Ray, 1921 Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, Yves Klein, Francesca Woodman, Harlem Renaissance, Alter Ego, Dada Art, Art Deco, Cubism

What Dada Was and Why It Matters

Dadaism as a movement and Dada art itself were amusing and absurd, but grew out of fear and anger over the senseless loss of life of World War I.

In March the Greenwich Village gallery owner Michael Freilich (RoKo Gallery) asked 28 year-old Victor Obsatz to photograph Marcel Duchamp in his apartment on West Street. The resulting double-exposure print pleased Duchamp very much. Vladimir Kush, Jeff Koons, Famous Artists, Great Artists, Piercings, Aesthetic People, Art Moderne, Portraits, Double Exposure

Double Photograph of Marcel Duchamp - Victor Obsatz

Double Photograph of Marcel Duchamp by Victor Obsatz 1953. A work from the collections of the de Young and Legion of Honor museums of San Francisco, CA.

'Inventing Marcel Duchamp: The Dynamics of Portraiture' at the National Portrait Gallery Musée National D'art Moderne, Hans Richter, Georges Pompidou, Francis Picabia, Alfred Stieglitz, Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, Man Ray, Action Painting

12 Delicious Marcel Duchamp Quotes To Unleash Your Inner Artist

On one July 28, 127 years ago, a man named Marcel Duchamp was welcomed into this bizarre and beautiful world, only to make it all the stranger. He's one ...

Man Ray, Portrait of Marcel Duchamp, gelatin silver print, Yale University Art Gallery. Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, Conceptual Art, Surreal Art, Pablo Picasso, Paris France, Who Is The Father, Gelatin Silver Print, Expositions

Who Is The True Father Of Surrealism? [The Surrealist Guide]

Who Is The True Father Of Surrealism? It was in 1924 that André Breton who established surrealism, through a progression of proclamations.

MAN RAY Monte Carlo Banknote (Marcel Duchamp), 1921 gelatin silver print on carte postale, printed 'Rue Campagne Première' (Manford credit stamp (on the verso) image/sheet: 4 x 3 x Price realised USD Christies 4 April New York Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp Art, Creative Photography, Art Photography, Out Of Focus, National Portrait Gallery, Expositions, Sculpture, Mans World

An Interview with Marcel Duchamp

JT: In 2006, Pierre Pinoncelli attacked your Fountain [a replica of the 1917 urinal readymade signed R. Mutt] with a hammer, at the Pompidou Center in Paris. I was wondering if you had any comments…

Triple Exposure of Marcel Duchamp Smoking a Cigar, by John D. Out Of Focus, National Portrait Gallery, Man Ray, Art Pictures, Art Pics, Conceptual Art, Double Exposure, Photos Du, Famous Artists

National Portrait Gallery | Inventing Marcel Duchamp

This exhibition showcases approximately 100 never-before-assembled portraits and self-portraits of Duchamp ranging from 1912 to the present.

Take another look at two artistic giants: father of conceptual art Marcel Duchamp, and larger-than-life Surrealist Salvador Dalí. This is the first exhibition to throw light on their surprising relationship an… Marcel Duchamp, Conceptual Art, Surreal Art, Catalan Language, Architecture Journal, Salvador Dali Art, Most Famous Artists, Royal Academy Of Arts, Visionary Art

Dalí / Duchamp | Exhibition | Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts, located in the heart of London, is a place where art is made, exhibited and debated.

“I like living, breathing better than art is that of living. Each second, each breath is a work which is inscribed nowhere, which is neither visual nor cerebral, it's a sort of constant euphoria.” ― Marcel Duchamp @avedonfoundation Marcel Duchamp, I Gen, Richard Avedon, My Arts, Fictional Characters, Inspiring People, Instagram, Foundation, January

“I like living, breathing better than art is that of living. Each second, each breath is a work which is inscribed nowhere, which is neither visual nor cerebral, it's a sort of constant euphoria.” ― Marcel Duchamp @avedonfoundation