Picasso was the apotheosis ending of something that Delacroix started. The Duchamp's nude at The Armory Show was the spark that began something that still has not ended
"The Armory Show at 100: Modern Art and Revolution"
Upper West Side
Until Sun Feb 23
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Oct 2 2013
The Historical Society visits a watershed exhibition in the history of American art (and a significant event in the annals of New York City) with this centennial celebration of the 1913 Armory Show, the controversial survey that introduced New York audiences to the works of such modern artists as Duchamp, Matisse, Picasso, Cézanne, Gauguin and Van Gogh. Some of those same pieces return here.