Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will explore Futurism.

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Image of Boccioni, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:%27Unique_Forms_of_Continuity_in_Space%27,_1913_bronze_by_Umberto_Boccioni.jpg; Image of Boccioni, The Street Enters the House, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Umberto_Boccioni_-_A_strada_entra_nella_casa.jpg; Image of Balla, Dynamism of a Dog on a Leash, Creative Commons, http://vintageprintable.com/wordpress/vintage-printable-color/color-blue/color-blue-4/art-painting-nga-dynamism-of-a-dog-on-a-leash-1912-2-5/; Image of Severini, The Armored Train, Photo by ocad123, Creative Commons, http://www.flickr.com/photos/ocad123/2763231381/
Terms to Know
  • Futurism

    An early 20th-century art movement, characterized by having themes that celebrate technology.

  • Manifesto

    A public announcement.

  • Vorticism

    An artistic and literary movement in England that was influenced by Futurism and was most active before WWI.