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Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund and Gift of Jan and Meda Mladek" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79038.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>František Kupka. <i>Localisation des mobiles graphiques II (Localization of graphic motifs II)</i>. 1912–13 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4328" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4328.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Sonia Delaunay-Terk and Blaise Cendrars, &lt;i&gt;La Prose du Transsibérien et de la petite Jehanne de France (Prose of the Trans-Siberian and of little Joan of France)&lt;/i&gt;, 1913&lt;br&gt; Oil on canvas&lt;br&gt; Musée national d’art moderne/Centre de création industrielle, Centre Pompidou, Paris. Gift of the artist" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79053.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Sonia Delaunay-Terk and Blaise Cendrars. <i>La Prose du Transsibérien et de la petite Jehanne de France (Prose of the Trans-Siberian and of little Joan of France)</i>. 1913 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4327" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4327.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Fernand Léger, &lt;i&gt;Fumée sur les toits (Smoke over the rooftops)&lt;/i&gt;, 1912&lt;br&gt; Oil on paper&lt;br&gt; Private collection" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79068.jpg?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Fernand Leger. <i>Contrasts of Forms</i> series. 1912-14 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4326" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4326.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Guillaume Apollinaire, &lt;i&gt;Case d’Armons (Artillery-carriage compartment for personal effects)&lt;/i&gt;, 1915&lt;br&gt; Book with twenty-one poems reproduced through a gelatin plate process with pasted printed matter and ink on graph paper&lt;br&gt; Publisher: the artist with the assistance of Sergeants Bodard and Berthier, France&lt;br&gt; Edition: 25 (few known copies). This copy contains Apollinaire’s hand-written dedication to his fiancée, Madeleine Pagès&lt;br&gt; Jean Bonna Library, Geneva" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79188.jpg?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Guillaume Apollinaire. <i>Case d’Armons (Artillery-carriage compartment for personal effects)</i>. 1915<br> </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4325" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4325.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Oil on canvas&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Collection, given by their family" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79098.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Francis Picabia. <i>La Source (The spring)</i>. 1912 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4324" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4324.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Oil on canvas&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Collection, given by their family" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79098.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Francis Picabia. <i>La Source (The spring)</i>. 1912. Layer&#58; Picabia’s road trip </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4323" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4323.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Oil on canvas&lt;br&gt; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York. Gift of Seymour H. Knox, Jr." src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79113.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Morgan Russell, <i>Synchromy in Orange&#58; To Form,</i> 1913–14 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4322" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4322.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Ink, crayon, and cut-and-pasted printed paper on paper&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of the Benjamin and Frances Benenson Foundation" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79128.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Futurist <i>Parole in libert&#224</i> (words in freedom), 1914-15 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4321" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4321.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Ink, crayon, and cut-and-pasted printed paper on paper&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of the Benjamin and Frances Benenson Foundation" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79143.jpg?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Luigi Russolo’s noise music </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4320" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4320.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Gouache, watercolor, and collage on paper mounted on canvas&lt;br&gt; Tate. Purchase" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79158.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Duncan Grant. <i>Abstract Kinetic Collage Painting with Sound</i>. 1914 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4319" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4319.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Pastel on canvas mounted on board&lt;br&gt; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio. Gift of Ferdinand Howald" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79173.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Arthur Dove. <i>Movement No. 1</i>. before February 1912 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4318" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4318.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Watercolor on paper&lt;br&gt; The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79203.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Georgia O’Keeffe. <i>Blue II</i>. 1916 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4317" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4317.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Painted wood demisphere fitted on velvet-covered disk, copper collar with Plexiglas dome, motor, pulley, and metal stand&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. William Sisler and Edward James Fund" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79218.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Marcel Duchamp. <i>Rotative demisphère (Optiques de précision) (Rotary Demisphere [Precision Optics])</i>. 1924 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4316" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4316.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="79233" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79233.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Kazimir Malevich paintings at the “0.10” exhibition, 1915 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4315" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4315.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Wood and metal&lt;br&gt; Musée national d’art moderne/Centre de création industrielle, Centre Pompidou, Paris. Commission" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79248.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Vladimir Tatlin. Model for <i>Pamiatnik III Internatsionala (Monument to the Third International)</i>. Constructed by Tevel’ Shapiro, Sofia Dymshits-Tolstaia, Iosif Meerzon, and Pavel Vinogradov under Tatlin’s direction, 1920; reconstruction 1979 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4313" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4313.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Illustrated book with twelve collage illustrations&lt;br&gt; Publisher: Andrei Shemshurin, Petrograd&lt;br&gt; Edition: 100 (12 known examples)&lt;br&gt; The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of The Judith Rothschild Foundation" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79263.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Aleksei Kruchenykh. <i>Vselenskaia voina. Ъ (Universal war. Ъ [the Cyrillic hard sign])</i>. 1916 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4314" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4314.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Oil on canvas&lt;br&gt; The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh.&lt;br&gt; Patrons Art Fund" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79278.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Piet Mondrian. <i>The Trees</i>. 1912 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4312" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4312.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo. Transferred by the Rijksgebouwendienst" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79293.JPG?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Theo van Doesburg. <i>Glas-in-loodcompositie IV (Stained-glass composition IV)</i>. Designed for the De Lange House, Alkmaar, 1917 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4310" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4310.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Collection the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv, Berlin" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/79308.jpg?1404314142" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Mary Wigman and Rudolf van Laban </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4311" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4311.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Man Ray. &lt;i&gt;Rayograph&lt;/i&gt;, 1923. Gelatin silver print, 11 9/16 x 9 1/4&quot; (29.4 x 23.5 cm). Gift of James Thrall Soby. © 2010 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/44876.jpg?1404314129" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Photograms, 1922 </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/audios/339/4309" class="media playing" rel="/explore/multimedia/audios/full/339/4309.xml?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="MoMA Audio: Special Exhibitions" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/48740.png?1404314131" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Der Absolute Film (Absolute Film) </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> </ol> </div> </div> <br class="clear" /> <!--googleoff: index--> <div id="channels" class="JS_MediaChannels"> <div class="header"> <h3>MoMA Channels</h3> </div> <div class="position"> <small class="title">Select</small> <a href="#" class="back disabled">&lt;</a> <br class="clear" /> </div> <div class="holder"> <ol id="group-0" class="slider"> <li><a 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