movements area includes a categorized selection
of famous artists by art period and style from well
known movements in art history.
Modern art or Modernism encompasses a range of artists
that were working in the early part of the 20th
century. It is generally referred to as a way of
thinking rather than a defined art movement. Modernism
includes artists that were striving to be new and
that participated in avant-garde art movements from
around 1900 through to 1950.