Modern Art Online.
Technically the Modern art movement ended around the 1960's when the term "postmodern" started to be used and pop art became the new thing. In the art world, the term Modern Art is used to define Modernism - a period of art making that ran from approx 1890 - 1960. Modernism included "ism's" such as Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Fauvism; Cubism; Expressionism; Dada, Surrealism, Pop Art and many other art movements that fit in and around these main movements. These movements were all influenced by a variety of factors such as light, asian art, african art, etc.