Postmodern Artists John Baldessari Andy Warhol Yasumasa Morimura
Postmodernism Considered a sub-group of contemporary art. Grew out of rejection for modern art. Believes modern art is too strict. The movement also believes that all artistic media have been explored, therefore frivolity is really the only thing left.
Postmodernism continued Growing technology and consumerism play a huge part in postmodernism. Since everything has been explored and now art has lost it’s “value”, Postmodernism is often ironic, paradoxical and humorous. Artists influenced largely by pop culture, gender and consumerism. Seeks to abandon traditional ways of modernism, and make statement about mass culture and consumer society. Considered extremely liberal and freeform, whereas modernism is considered conservative.