Science, chimères & fantaisies

Glaas, Coriette
February 2009
Beaux Arts Magazine;fev2009, Issue 296, p100
This article discusses the influence that the scientific theory of evolution and the writings of Charles Darwin had on the presentation of science in art, and art movements and artists in general. Pieces reflecting this from artists such as Max Ernst, Odilon Redon, and Alfred Kubin are being presented at art exhibitions in London, England, Rome, Italy, and Frankfurt, Germany. Other topics discussed in the article include the relationships between art and religion, prehistory in art, and anthropology in art.


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