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Abstract Art Movements & How They Shaped Modern Abstract Art 📰
While different art forms have become pretty common now, hanging artwork was previously only reserved for the elite. Earlier paintings were meant to be concrete depictions of reality and it took a long time for artists to adopt an abstract style of painting. It wasn’t until the early 20th century that many artists started veering away from the concept of realism in the art to a more modern form of painting that consisting of lines, shapes, and swirls. Read on as we look at what abstract art really is, how it came to be recognized as a proper art form, and more.