Marcel Duchamp ‘Fountain’, 1917, replica 1964 © Succession Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016

Marcel Duchamp ‘Fountain’, replica 1964 © Succession Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016

Fountaine (Marcel Duchamp, 1917).

Perhaps the most famous and controversial Dada artwork of all was Marcel Duchamp’s Fountain. It consisted only of a urinal set on its back, but it raised a powerful question: “What exactly is worthy to be called art?

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fountain - marcel duchamp, 1917 replica 1964 [link to tate + summary of 'fountain']

Marcel Duchamp Fountain (1917)  One of the first, most famous and influential pieces of Conceptual Art, Marcel Duchamp’s Fountain was lost shortly after it was first submitted (and then rejected) by the Society of Independent Artists. The work - a urinal signed “R. Mutt 1917” - is famed because of its photograph, rather than through its inclusion in any exhibition. The work was later replicated several times by Duchamp for show, but the original has only ever been seen through its…

The original Fountain by Marcel Duchamp, photographed by Alfred Stieglitz at the 291 (art gallery)

Duchamp's fountain, challenges what we mean by art, or a laugh at the art world?  Mierda! siento que ya amo hasta esto! haha

Duchamp's Fountain: The practical joke that launched an artistic revolution

Duchamp's Fountain: The practical joke that launched an artistic revolution.Fountain (second version). (original Readymade glazed sanitary china with black paint.

Despite how famous this is, I found it underwhelming, however, I appreciate the story behind it. Fountain by Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp French (Blainville-Crevon, France, 1887 - Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) Source: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

VIDEO FROM SFMOMA |  Marcel Duchamp | Fountain. Fountain (second version). Marcel Duchamp. 1950 C.E. (original 1917). Readymade glazed sanitary china with black paint.

From San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) , Marcel Duchamp, Fountain Glazed ceramic with black paint, 15 × 19 × 24 in

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Dada: rebel at heart. Fountain by Marcel Duchamp Dada was born out of negative reaction to the horrors of World War I. Dada rejected reason and logic, prizing nonsense, irrationality and intuition.

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