Read Clement Greenberg’s essay “Modernist Painting” (1960). Take notes on Greenberg’s definition of modernism and list for your reference the main characteristics of modernist painting as explained in the essay. Choose one work of art studied in the course so far and explain in a short paragraph how the work relates to Greenberg’s theory of modernism; ask yourself what in particular makes it an interesting or significant example of modernism. Post your reflection and image of the work in Discussion 2. Read one post by another student and reply with a brief and meaningful comment. Be respectful and creative in your contributions to Discussions. a choice of artwork: https://www.guggenheim.org/artwork/1137

Read Clement Greenberg’s essay “Modernist Painting” (1960).  Take notes on Greenberg’s definition of modernism and list for your reference the main characteristics of modernist painting as explained in the essay.  Choose one work of art studied in the course so far and explain in a short paragraph how the work relates to Greenberg’s theory of modernism; ask yourself what in particular makes it an interesting or significant example of modernism.  Post your reflection and image of the work in Discussion 2. Read one post by another student and reply with a brief and meaningful comment. Be respectful and creative in your contributions to Discussions.  a choice of artwork:  https://www.guggenheim.org/artwork/1137

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