Modernism Quiz!

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Modernism Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    The Modernism was a movement that begun with the industrialization after the second world war in the late 19th century and early 20th century. It principal mission was:
    • A. 

      Continue with the fine arts methods, looking for the classic forms and the medieval aesthetic.

    • B. 

      Design a triumphal and monumental architecture, making special emphasis on eclectic constructions.

    • C. 

      Break all connections to classical times, bringing down the barriers between the fine arts and applied arts.

    • D. 

      Make clean and pure designs based principally on their structure as a design element to organize the space.

  • 2. 
  • 3. 
    The dominant line on every design of art nouveau is the curve
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of these architects belong to the Barcelona Modernist style?
    • A. 

      Lluis Domènech

    • B. 

      Victor Horta

    • C. 

      Josep Puig

    • D. 

      Antoni Gaudí

    • E. 

      Hector Guimard

    • F. 

      Alphonse Mucha

  • 5. 
    Which of the following names wasn't adopted by Modernism in other countries?
    • A. 

      Guimard

    • B. 

      Modernisme

    • C. 

      Organische Art

    • D. 

      Liberty

    • E. 

      Stile Floreale

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Art Nouveau obtained a nickname 'the noodle style' in French, 'Le style nouilles'

    • B. 

      Art Nouveau takes adoption of the machine aesthetic

    • C. 

      Principal subjects are lavish birds and flowers, insects and polyformic femme fatale

    • D. 

      It makes emphasis of horizontal and vertical lines

    • E. 

      Art Nouveau was a way of thinking about modern society and new production methods.

    • F. 

      Art Nouveau was a shimmering presence in urban centers throughout Europe and North America.

    • G. 

      It looks for simplification of forms and elimination of "unnecessary details"

  • 7. 
    To what architect belongs this famous construction?
    • A. 

      Francesc Berenguer

    • B. 

      Josep Maria Jujol

    • C. 

      Antoni Gaudí

    • D. 

      Lluis Domènech

    • E. 

      Josep Puig i Cadafalch

  • 8. 
    Worldwar II, many of the 'Art Nouveau' buildings in Barcelona were destroyed
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following elements were used in all Art Nouveau constructions?
    • A. 

      Nature Forms

    • B. 

      Stained glass

    • C. 

      Bricks

    • D. 

      Ceramics

    • E. 

      Decortive forms in ironwork

    • F. 

      Concrete

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Mercat de la libertad

    • B. 

      Casa Gaudi in Parc Güell

    • C. 

      Casa Sole

    • D. 

      Iglesia de la Sagrat Cor

    • E. 

      Building for 'centra moral de Gracia'

    • F. 

      Palau Montaner