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Modern generally means something that is "up-to-date", "new", or from the present time. The term was invented in the early 16th century to describe recent trends.[1] It may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Modern may also refer to: The term Modern Times is used by historians to loosely describe the period of time immediately following what is known as the Early Modern Times. ... Modern Times can refer to Modern Times (film) is a 1936 Charlie Chaplin film. ... Modern Age is an American conservative academic quarterly journal, founded by Russell Kirk in 1957, and published by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute . ... Dejeuner sur lHerbe by Pablo Picasso At the Moulin Rouge: Two Women Waltzing by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1892 The Scream by Edvard Munch, 1893 I and the Village by Marc Chagall, 1911 Fountain by Marcel Duchamp, 1917 Campbells Soup Cans 1962 Synthetic polymer paint on thirty-two... Modern architecture, not to be confused with contemporary architecture, is a term given to a number of building styles with similar characteristics, primarily the simplification of form and the elimination of ornament. ... Modernity is a term used to describe the condition of being modern. Since the term modern is used to describe a wide range of periods, modernity must be understood in its context. ... Late modernity (or liquid modernity) is a term for the concept that some present highly developed societies are continuing developments of modernity. ... Modern dance is often performed in bare feet. ... The Modern Defense also known as the Robatsch Defense is a chess opening in which Black allows White to occupy the center with pawns on d4 and e4. ... Modern is the 6th studio album by punk rock band Buzzcocks. ... Mountebanks ... For Christian theological modernism, see Liberal Christianity and Modernism (Roman Catholicism). ... Postmodernism is a term applied to a wide-ranging set of developments in critical theory, philosophy, architecture, art, literature, and culture, which are generally characterized as either emerging from, in reaction to, or superseding, modernism. ... Modern Record was a record label formed in 1945 by Jules, Saul, Lester and Joe Bidhari. ... The Modern School in New York City, circa 1911-12. ... Modern is a raster font packaged with Windows XP. This typography-related article is a stub. ... Didone is a typeface classification recognized by the Association Typographique Internationale (AtypI). ... Modern music is music that is part of either the movement of musical modernism or the era of 20th century music, or is contemporary music. ...

  • Modra, a Slovak city, referred to in the German language as "modern"

Modra (-Slovak, German: Modern, Hungarian: Modor, Latin: Modorinum) is a city in the Bratislava Region in Slovakia. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...

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  1. ^ bartleby, merriam-webster

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Welcome to Modernism Gallery, America's first and premier online gallery specializing in authentic period art deco furniture, lighting and accessories.
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As an art historical term, "modern" refers to a period dating from roughly the 1860s through the 1970s and is used to describe the style and the ideology of art produced during that era.
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