Read both of the following 2 summaries about Art Nouveau, and summarize the 3 most important points of the style (the look of it) and the three most important points about the historic context (historical connections and influences).
The following article points out how Art Nouveau was put in the back seat of art historical importance – why did this happen and should it be changed? Discuss the pros and cons of the historical evaluation of the value of Art Nouveau.
Read the following article about Klimt and Art Nouveau. Then read the following two articles which summarize the context and implications of the style. Analayze the manner and meaning of depicting women in Art Nouveau. Google Mucha and Klimt and choose a particular work to discuss in relation to the psychological, societal, and gender issues presented .