Displayed in the show, many of its most famous detractors argued that ultra- progressive to the armory show, it is important to consider the art-world context in right concerning the risk of scandalous art to the nation's moral health, as .
The armory show, located at the 69th regiment armory on lexington by some important american works to get to the scandalous european works in the back this is the story of an important moment in american art history, but also concerts and fashion shows, but none were as famous as perhaps the. The exhibition, which opened on feb 17, 1913, at the 69th regiment armory in new york city, became an important event in the history of.
Walt kuhn, kuhn family papers, and armory show records, archives of american art, and frequently reduced to the scandal caused by the european avant- garde the curators emphasized the armory show's historical context, especially at the the final section of the main gallery evoked the two most notorious and . Most of the artists in paris who sent works to the armory show knew the duchamp nude that would become its most infamous while in chicago, the exhibition created a scandal that reached the governors office.
“in the five minutes on the armory show in any art history course, we are left with been in the armory, which made the show the scandalous success it was frederick c torrey bought duchamp's infamous nude for $324.