An art movement that emerged in the 1970s and that reflects artists' interest in the expressive capability of art, seen earlier in German Expressionism and Abstract Expressionism.
Representing forms that are recognizably derived from life.
The name American artist Miriam Schapiro gave to her sewn collages, assembled from fabrics, quilts, buttons, sequins, lace trim, and rickrack collected at antique shows and fairs.
The use of a variety of materials.
An artwork that creates an artistic environment in a room or gallery.