The Challenge of a Straight Line – the Concrete Art Movement


Created by Getty Museum and the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. Explore key methods Concrete Artists in Brazil and Argentina used to create perfectly straight edges in paint. This video is one of three that accompanied the “Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros” (September 16, 2017 – February 11, 2018) at the Getty Museum. For more information visit https://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/cisneros/

Cite this page as: The J. Paul Getty Museum, "The Challenge of a Straight Line – the Concrete Art Movement," in Smarthistory, January 6, 2021, accessed July 27, 2021, https://smarthistory.org/the-challenge-of-a-straight-line-the-concrete-art-movement/.