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Filippo Tommaso MarinettiA poet creates a church of speed and violence

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Futurist Manifesto (Print)

Futurist Manifesto (Print)

1909

Literature has exalted pensive immobility, ecstasy, and sleep. We exalt aggressive action, a feverish insomnia...The world’s magnificence has been enriched by a new beauty: the beauty of speed.

The Futurist Manifesto

1909
Zang Tumb Tumb

Zang Tumb Tumb

1914
Words and Freedom

Words and Freedom

1914
Sentimenal - From Dunes

Sentimenal - From Dunes

1914

Futurist poets, painters, sculptors, and musicians of Italy! As long as the war lasts let us set aside our verse, our brushes, scapels, and orchestras! The red holidays of genius have begun!

War, the World's Only Hygiene

1915
Vive la France

Vive la France

1914-1915

This is how we decompose and recompose the universe according to our marvelous whims

The Futurist Cinema

1916
In the Evening, Lying on Her Bed, She Reread the Letter from Her Artilleryman at the Front

In the Evening, Lying on Her Bed, She Reread the Letter from Her Artilleryman at the Front

1919
1801
A living collage
Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
Yes, he only paints clowns
Armand Henrion
Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
Why do Expressionists die young?
Paula Modersohn-Becker
Grand Knight of the Icelandic Order of the Falcon
Ásgrímur Jónsson
2000

The artists of Futurism