The 1913 Armory Show Revisited – The New Spirit

- by Susan Halas

1 poster armony show 1913

Poster announcing the famous 1913 Armory show held in NYC.

Links to Exhibits and Special Events Celebrating the Armory’s 100th Anniversary

DePaul Museum Show, Illinois

newsroom.depaul.edu/NewsReleases/showNews.aspx?NID=2569

NY Historical Society

www.nyhistory.org/exhibitions/armory-show-at-100

Montclair Museum, NJ

www.montclairartmuseum.org/exhibitions-details.php?id=31

Art Institute of Chicago has a number of small exhibits and lectures

www.chicagonow.com/show-me-chicago/2013/03/the-art-institute-of-chicago-celebrates-100th-anniversary-of-controversial-armory-show

Chicago also has an online exhibit at

extras.artic.edu/armoryshow

A sampling of what others are saying:

Complete text of “The Armory Show at 100” by James Panero at www.newcriterion.com/articles.cfm/The-Armory-Show-at-100-7494

Complete text of “Much Ado about Everything” by Kristen Osborne

www.artandeducation.net/paper/the-1913-armory-show-much-ado-about-everything

Complete text of Saltz Revisits the Armory Show

www.vulture.com/2013/02/saltz-revisits-1913-armory-show.html

The Wikipedia article on the show and its legacy provides a succinct narrative plus many links and images at: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armory_Show

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Reach writer Susan Halas at wailukusue@gmail.com