Turn of the 20th century and 21st century (1920-1990) (Visual culture…
Turn of the 20th century and 21st century
The Royal Festival Hall (1951)
New styles: surrealism, abstract expressionism, pop art, minimalism
"The artist model" by Ken Howard (1932)
technicolour & new genres
1945 - need for cheap housing
: Science fiction, fantasy, alternative history and detective fiction.
Queen Elizabeth II
Computers, radio, television, telephone and the internet
Space exploration and airplanes
Health technologies (antibiotics, vitamins, ultrasound, x-ray etc.)
Self-contained music act
New genres: jazz & blues, rock & roll, folk music, the rise of hip hop
Classical music: neoclassicism, minimalism, expreimental etc.