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DO YOU KNOW YOUR MoMA? 1/6/12

January 6, 2012  |  Do You Know Your MoMA?
Do You Know Your MoMA? 1/6/12

How well do you know your MoMA? If you think you can identify the artist and title of each of these works—all currently on view in the Painting and Sculpture and Architecture and Design galleries—please submit your answers by leaving a comment on this post. We’ll provide the answers next month (on Friday, February 10).

ANSWERS TO THE DECEMBER 2 CHALLENGE:
Congratulations to Heather Nodler for being the first (followed closely by Giulia Pilieci) to correctly identify all six works last month. Do you have what it takes to claim this month’s title?

1. Joseph Kosuth. Titled (Art as Idea as Idea) The Word “Definition”. 1966–68

2. Henri Matisse. The Blue Window. 1913

3. Varvara Stepanova. Figure. 1921

4. Andrew Wyeth. Christina’s World. 1948

5. Richard Schadewell. Frankfurt (‘Bauhaus’) Telephone. 1929

6. Alex Katz. Upside Down Ada. 1965

Comments

1. Kazimir Malevich, Black square and red square, 1915
2. Fernand Lèger, Woman with a book,1923
3. Jean ARp, Enak’s tears, 1917
4.Office chair, Frank Lloyd Wright, 1938
5.Le corbusier, still life, 1920
6.Max Ernst,The friends become flowers,1928

1. Kazimir Malevich – “Painterly Realism of a Boy with a Knapsack – Color Masses in the Fourth Dimension” 1915
2. Fernand leger – “Woman with a Book” 1923
3. Jean (Hans) Arp – “Enak’s Tears” 1917
4. Frank Lloyd Wright – “Office Chair” 1938
5. Le Corbusier – “Still Life” 1920
6. Max Ernst – “Rendezvous of Friends” 1928

1) Kazimir Malevich – Painterly Realism of a Boy with a Knapsack – Color Masses in the Fourth Dimension

2) Fernand Léger – Woman With a Book

3) Jean Arp – Enak’s Tears

4) Frank Lloyd Wright – Office Chair

5) Le Corbusier – Still Life

6) Max Ernst – Rendezvous of Friends – The Friends Become Flowers

1.- Painterly Realism of a Boy with a Knapsack – Color Masses in the Fourth Dimension — Kazimir Malevich
2.- Woman with a Book — Fernand Léger
3.- Enak’s Tears (Terrestrial Forms) — Jean (Hans) Arp
4.- Office Chair — Frank Lloyd Wright
5.- Still Life Le Corbusier (Charles-Édouard Jeanneret)
6.- Rendezvous of Friends – The Friends Become Flowers Max Ernst

Hi

I visited MOMA a couple of years ago when I visited NY. It is one of the real defining moments of my life and I love having this connection with the museum here in Scotland. Thanks

1.- Painterly Realism of a Boy with a Knapsack – Color Masses in the Fourth Dimension — Kazimir Malevich 1915.
2.- Woman with a Book — Fernand Léger 1923.
3.- Enak’s Tears (Terrestrial Forms) — Jean (Hans) Arp. 1917.
4.- Office Chair — Frank Lloyd Wright- 1938.
5.- Still Life — Le Corbusier (Charles-Édouard Jeanneret) 1920.
6.- Rendezvous of Friends – The Friends Become Flowers — Max Ernst 1928.

1. Painterly Realism of a Boy with a Knapsack – Color Masses in the Fourth Dimension
Kazimir Malevich

2. Woman with a Book
Fernand Léger

3. Enak’s Tears (Terrestrial Forms)
Jean (Hans) Arp

4. Office Chair
Frank Lloyd Wright

5. Still Life
Le Corbusier (Charles-Édouard Jeanneret)

6. Rendezvous of Friends – The Friends Become Flowers
Max Ernst

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