Is the World of Art Embracing Diversity?
A look inside MoMA’s collection
MoMA has published its collection spanning the last 150 years of artists and artworks. This catalogue paints a rich picture of the idiosyncratic paths that have led diverse artists to exhibit at MoMA as well as the evolving tastes in art.
Art is intrinsically a human endeavour and it is valuable to contextualise the data in terms of the socio-cultural setting of the artist. This analysis takes a split-view by looking through the lens of data and the history of artists and attempts to bring them together into a cohesive narrative.