Musée d'Orsay: Did the Armory Show also allow the emergence of American Social Minorities?

Did the Armory Show also allow the emergence of American Social Minorities?

Did the Armory Show also allow the emergence of American Social Minorities?

Did the Armory Show, usually analysed for its aesthetic impact on the American public, create a minor social revolution in the United States? It is a fact that local minorities (women, artists and Native Americans) who, after this exciting “time of acceleration”, in the words of Meyer Schapiro, were able to confront the social issue of the artist who had, for too long in America, been seen as unproductive.


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Sat 7 December 2013 - 15h50
Musée d'Orsay
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