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-'''Synchromism''' was an [[art movement]] founded in 1912 by [[United States of America|American]] [[artists]] [[Stanton MacDonald-Wright]] (1890-1973) and [[Morgan Russell]] (1886-1953). Their abstract "synchromies," based on an approach to painting that analogized color to music, were among the first abstract paintings in American art. Though it was short-lived and did not attract many adherents, Synchromism became the first American avant-garde art movement to receive international attention. One of the difficulties inherent in describing Synchromism as a coherent style is connected to the fact that some Synchromist works are purely abstract while others include representational imagery.+'''Morgan Russell''' (January 25, 1886 - May 29, 1953) was a modern American artist. With [[Stanton Macdonald-Wright]], he was the founder of [[Synchromism]], a provocative style of abstract painting that dates from 1912 to the 1920s. Russell's "synchromies," which analogized color to music, were an early American contribution to the rise of [[Modernism]].
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Morgan Russell (January 25, 1886 - May 29, 1953) was a modern American artist. With Stanton Macdonald-Wright, he was the founder of Synchromism, a provocative style of abstract painting that dates from 1912 to the 1920s. Russell's "synchromies," which analogized color to music, were an early American contribution to the rise of Modernism.




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