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Modern Art or Toddler Art?

 
 
Reply Wed 14 Sep, 2016 09:13 pm
I just took a quiz "modern art or toddler art?" It was fun but it had me wondering. How do you tell? For example, one of these two paintings is done by a very famous artist and the other by a toddler. If there is no attribution whatsoever, can you be absolutely confident which is which? What are some of the revealing characteristics about these two?

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http://en.bcdn.biz/Files/2013/10/17/4b84ff8e-87bd-45ab-8ef7-1d0698748079.jpg

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http://en.bcdn.biz/Files/2013/10/17/e271e001-db8d-494d-8c3b-802955f98852.jpg
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roger
 
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Reply Wed 14 Sep, 2016 09:31 pm
@clare10022,
Well, the second is kind of theme less.

Just kidding. I would flunk that quiz every time.
chai2
 
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Reply Wed 14 Sep, 2016 09:41 pm
I took this quiz https://www.buzzfeed.com/jenlewis/quiz-can-you-tell-the-difference-between-modern-art-and-art?utm_term=.jhPonNo8R#.xeZpXEpqd

and got 10 out of 11 right.

Funny thing, the one I got wrong was the first picture on this thread.
clare10022
 
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Reply Wed 14 Sep, 2016 09:59 pm
@chai2,
That's impressive! What were your criteria? Do you have art background?
chai2
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Reply Wed 14 Sep, 2016 10:08 pm
@clare10022,
No art background.

Don't really like modern art.

Looked at them with the thought "would a toddler be able make strokes or shapes like that?"

Don't know anything about kids either BTW.

But, if it didn't look like a 3 year old or younger could physically do it, then it had to be an adult.

Don't be impressed, it wasn't hard.
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Reply Fri 21 Oct, 2016 04:00 am
@roger,
Yes absolutely, second one is theme less. First one is good
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