The New York School: Relationship to Europe & Place in the Art World

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What was the New York School?

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1. What major world event lead to New York becoming the center of modern art?

2. What was the significance of the 9th Street Show?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

These assessments will test your knowledge of the New York School of artists. You will need to know the history of the New York School, participants, and other information included in the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following:

  • The creation of the New York School
  • Effects of the 9th Street Show
  • Formalism
  • The origination of the American style of abstraction

Skills Practiced

These assessments will allow students to practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the history of the New York School
  • Reading romprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related humanities lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about formalism and the American style of abstraction

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson titled The New York School: Relationship to Europe & Place in the Art World. Covered objectives include:

  • Define avant-garde
  • Explore the history of the New York School of artists
  • Understand abstract expressionism
  • Know the significance of the 9th Street Show
  • Understand the technique of action painting
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