stared in 1924 and came to a close in 1966
Key artists of this time are...
artists sought to channel the unconscious as a means to unlock the power of the imagination. they believed that revelations could be found on the street and in everyday life. There are 2 different methods, one being objects were depicted in crisp detail and with the illusion of three-dimensionality, emphasizing their dream-like quality. The other, is the use of various techniques to create unlikely and often outlandish imagery
"Knowing how to look is a way of inventing"
"Everything we see hides another thing, we always want to see what is hidden by what we see."
October 25, 1881 - April 8, 1973
Born in Malaga, Spain