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Futurist Movement


Umberto Boccioni (Italian, 1882-1916)
The City Rises, 1910
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Dimensions: 6′ 6 1/2″ x 9′ 10 1/2″ (199.3 x 301 cm)

The most important Italian avant-garde art movement of the 20th century, Futurism celebrated advanced technology and urban modernity. 1,256 more words

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Cubist Movement


Georges Braque (French, Argenteuil 1882–1963 Paris), 1911
Medium: Oil and charcoal with sand on canvas
Dimensions: 25 3/4 x 21 5/8 in. (65.4 x 54.9 cm) 655 more words

Video Art

Empty spaces

Looking at nothing I see it all,

Emptiness through those wall,

Art coming to life,

But blandness and me out of sight,

Creation is the gift, 24 more words

Free Verse Poem

A Book Without Words: Art Deco Borders by Ted Menten

I’ve always loved the Dover Clip-Art Series Books. You can still find them at your local used book store or at on-line book stores like… 66 more words

Dadaism

The Dadaist Manifesto was written in 1918 but the movement’s origins were earlier, in 1916, as artists began to react against the society they felt had led them into the First World War. 604 more words

Art Movements

Surrealism

In Paris, the poet André Breton had been influenced by some of the ideas of the Dadaist movement but he saw a need for more positive action in questioning the values of society. 699 more words

Art Movements

Temples of Pandæmonium - Meditation

Time and the natural construct of time, do not care about you.  This is important to note.  Our solar system travels through the Milky Way at 515,000 mph, despite whatever you do within those ambitions of movement.  103 more words

Philosophy