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Gruppo Labronico

Group of 18 painters who lived and worked in Livorno, and usually met at Caffe Bardi. Officially founded in 1920, the Group held its first exhibition in the same year at Hotel Palazzo. 80 more words

Art Movements

Caffè Bardi

The former Caffè Bardi was a notable coffee house and meeting place in the 19th through mid-20th century for artists and intellectuals in Livorno. As Caffè Michelangiolo in Florence for the Macchiaioli movement, Caffè Bardi in Livorno, was the centre of conceptual Idea for Gruppo Labronico. 69 more words

Art Movements

The Art of the Hoax

the art stands remind me of a wealthy couple’s child I took care of.

I walked him every tuesday and thursday through a half-finished neighborhood… 241 more words

The aesthetics of virtual futures: Haus-Rucker-Co (1967)

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Haus-Rucker-Co (1967).

Conceptualized idealism in relation to structures at a time when the world felt like it was going to sh*t.   22 more words


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

Video Art

The Digital Dark Age

Have you ever wondered what we, the current Western world, will be remembered for in terms of art? There is evidence from all periods of history, showing the varying styles and their developments.  620 more words