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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Moore played an essential role in defining this myth: 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.

Henry Moore Institute,— 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.

Minguzzi worked pictorial effects into the surfaces of ,oderna bronze heads, by drawing attention to all the bumps, perforations, and contrasting volumes, as a way of imbuing elements taken ,oderna antiquity with the tortured qualities of the informel.

moserna Aa, Art sinceThames and Hudson, Londres. 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.

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Marcello Mascherini, Guerriero Warrior, bronze, x x cm, Trieste. 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.

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Teaching – Hours Theoretical and practical: In the first place, a certain number of Italian sculptors were spurred on to try and redefine the human figure, in line with the example set by the British sculptors, by resorting to corroded and distorted representations of the male and female nude.

Letteratura 2 March—April In Modern Sculpture Reader. The objective of this course is to familiarize students with the discourses of History, Theory and Art Criticism that since modernity to date have been generating the conceptual underpinnings of a critical discourse. 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. By using this website you agree to our Cookie policy.

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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. Content tecla de atalho: Comuta visibilidade da coluna esquerda.

Comuta visibilidade da coluna direita. Other articles in this section Chapter 0 Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3. To be sure, Marino Marini would 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.

Reg Butler and Lynn Chadwick.

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. This essay will examine various aspects of the crucial impact it made on Italian sculpture, at a time when this had fallen badly behind the international field. He did not abandon figuration, but he achieved a radical departure from the Italian sculptural tradition. These young artists changed the subjects and materials of sculpture, as well as of the figure of the sculptor himself, and his way of making sculpture.


Italian sculptors learned two valuable lessons from the works that Moore exhibited g.c.ate Venice: AfterMoore consolidated his reputation as one of the leading figures in the revival of monumental sculpture, both modern theory and in practice, and in giving myth a new lease of life via the innumerable articles devoted to him in Italian magazines. 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.

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Along make half Performs If hum Shorter order to evaluate the acquired competence. His Warrior took from Moore, not only the theme of the wounded and suffering male nude, proudly brandishing a huge shield, but his monumentality. For the Italian sculptors, the undeniable international success of the new British avant-garde created an illustrious precedent for them to abandon their outworn linguistic conventions, in favour of a sculptural idiom that was neither traditional nor thought through in terms of volume and mass.

The British sculptor who made the greatest impact on progressive Italian sculptors was Chadwick. Around this time, Mascherini had begun to make sculptures with the aid of plastine moulds taken from the limestone surfaces of rocks in the Karst region of Trieste, which produced the characteristically lacerated, contorted effects of the informel.

Finally, they found that, by using the techniques of welding and assemblage, they could imbue their surfaces with a tactile quality and arrive at a new concept of sculpture, as something that was predominantly frontal, linear, and open on all sides.