What is: Degenerate Art?


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‘When art is condemned, fascism prevails.’ — Dr. Brad Evans

Political Philosopher Dr. Brad Evans explores the concept of ‘Degenerate Art’, a term adopted by the Nazi Party in 1920s Germany to describe art that did not conform to their ideal vision of the world, culminating in the now infamous Degenerate Art exhibition held in Munich in 1937.

Cite this page as: HENI Talks, "What is: Degenerate Art?," in Smarthistory, April 23, 2021, accessed October 27, 2021, https://smarthistory.org/what-is-degenerate-art/.