Marcel Duchamp
French, 1887-1968
High auction record
€9m, Christie's, 2009
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
MashUp: The Birth of Modern Culture,
Vancouver Art Gallery
New Tate Modern Switch House: Extension and Installation,
Tate Modern
This Is a Portrait If I Say So: Identity in American Art, 1912 to Today,
Bowdoin College Museum of Art

Associated with the Dada, Surrealist, Cubist, and Futurist movements, Marcel Duchamp radically subverted conventional practices of artmaking and display, challenging such weighty notions as the hand of the artist and the sanctity of the art object. Duchamp’s depiction of dynamic Cubist forms in Nude Descending a …

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