3 Interesting Things About Hokusai

Hokusai was young enough when one of his uncles adopted him with a dream that he will succeed in their family business. His uncle was working as a mirror polisher at that time in the house of the commander in chief. Right from the childhood, he was guided to perform his job perfectly so that he can lead a bright future by establishing a direct contact with the upper-class society. Although he started working with his uncle when he was only 6 years old, with time he developed a different passion towards artwork and ultimately started separating himself from his

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Marcel Broodthaers

Issu de l’aile revolutionnaire du surrealisme, Marcel Broodthaers avait occupe, dans la mouvance des evenements de mai 1968, le Palais des Beaux-arts de Bruxelles qui ne possedait a l’epoque aucune section consacree a l’art moderne. Depuis son entree dans le monde des arts visules en 1964, prenant acte de l’une des apories modernistes les plus difficiles a surmonter (a savoir que l’autonomie et la liberte dans le domaine de l’art, qui ont conduit les artistes a creer des oeuvres autoreflexives destinees essentiellement a l’appreciation esthetique, les ont aussi pousses a produire des objets qui n’echappaient pas, bien au contraire, au

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