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Happening

Julia Robinson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Performance Art and Dance; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1452 words.

Term first formally used by the American artist Allan Kaprow for his 18 Happenings in 6 Parts, presented in early October 1959 at the Reuben Gallery, New York City, as the inaugurating...

Harlem Renaissance

Theresa Leininger-Miller.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 1810 words.

Resurgence in black culture, also called the New Negro Movement, which took place in the 1920s and early 1930s, primarily in Harlem, a neighborhood of the New York City borough of...

Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich

Patrick Gardiner.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 2025 words.

(b Stuttgart, Aug 27, 1770; d Berlin, Nov 14, 1831).

German philosopher. From 1788 until 1793 he was a student at the university at Tübingen where he read philosophy and...

Herbart, Johann Friedrich

Michael Podro.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; History of Art; 19th-Century Art. 874 words.

(b Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, May 4, 1776; d Göttingen, Niedersachsen, Aug 14, 1841).

German philosopher and psychologist. His philosophy was based on a development and...

Herder, Johann Gottfried

Howard Caygill.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; History of Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 854 words.

(b Mohrungen, Aug 25, 1744; d Weimar, Dec 18, 1803).

German theorist. He was the most consistent and influential critic of German Enlightenment philosophy and aesthetic...

Hübsch, (Gottlieb) Heinrich

Claudia Bölling.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Architecture; History of Art; 19th-Century Art. 1157 words.

(Christian)

(b Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Feb 9, 1795; d Karlsruhe, April 3, 1863).

German architect, architectural historian, theorist, writer and teacher. He was...

Impressionism

Grace Seiberling.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Painting; 19th-Century Art. 6730 words.

Term generally applied to a movement in art in France in the late 19th century. The movement gave rise to such ancillaries as American Impressionism. The primary use of the term...

Knight, Richard Payne

David Rodgers.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 1271 words.

(b Wormsley Grange, Hereford & Worcs, Feb 11, 1751; d London, April 23, 1824).

English writer, connoisseur and collector (see fig.). He was the son of a clergyman from a...

Malevich, Kazimir

Troels Andersen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 3424 words.

(Severinovich)

(b Kiev, Feb 26, 1878; d Leningrad [now St Petersburg], May 15, 1935).

Russian painter, printmaker, decorative artist and writer of Ukranian birth. One...

Mallarmé, Stéphane

Lloyd James Austin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; 19th-Century Art. 956 words.

(b Paris, March 18, 1842; d Valvins, Sept 9, 1898).

French poet. Like his predecessor among French poets, Charles Baudelaire, and his successor, Paul Valéry, he loved all...