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Umberto Boccioni

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Umberto Boccioni was an Italian Artist who Died Young born in 1882. Boccioni contributed to the Futurist and Early Modernist movements and died in 1916. Get notified when Umberto Boccioni's biography is complete:

Riot in the Galleria, Umberto Boccioni

Riot in the Galleria

1909
The Mother, Umberto Boccioni

The Mother

1909

We will declare war on all artists and institutions which insist a façade of false modernity...they are ensnared by tradition, academicism and nauseating cerebral laziness.

Manifesto of the Futurist Painters

1910
Self Portrait, Umberto Boccioni

Self Portrait

1910

The motor bus rushes into the houses, and the houses throw themselves on the motor bus. The construction of pictures has hitherto been foolishly traditional.

Technical Manifesto of Futurist Painting

1910
The City Rises, Umberto Boccioni

The City Rises

1910
Three Women, Umberto Boccioni

Three Women

1910
Young Woman Reading (Ines), Umberto Boccioni

Young Woman Reading (Ines)

1909-1910
Development of a Bottle in Space, Umberto Boccioni

Development of a Bottle in Space

1911
States of Mind I: The Farewells, Umberto Boccioni

States of Mind I: The Farewells

1911
States of Mind II: Those Who Go, Umberto Boccioni

States of Mind II: Those Who Go

1911
States of Mind III: Those Who Stay, Umberto Boccioni

States of Mind III: Those Who Stay

1911
Sketch for States of Mind: The Farewells, Umberto Boccioni

Sketch for States of Mind: The Farewells

1911
Sketch for States of Mind: Those Who Go, Umberto Boccioni

Sketch for States of Mind: Those Who Go

1911
Sketch for States of Mind: Those Who Stay, Umberto Boccioni

Sketch for States of Mind: Those Who Stay

1911
The Laugh, Umberto Boccioni

The Laugh

1911
The Riot, Umberto Boccioni

The Riot

1911
Horizontal Volumes, Umberto Boccioni

Horizontal Volumes

1912
Materia, Umberto Boccioni

Materia

1912
Simultaneous Visions, Umberto Boccioni

Simultaneous Visions

1912

How can generations of sculptors can continue to construct dummies without asking why the exhibition halls of sculpture have become reservoirs of boredom and nausea?

Technical Manifesto of Futurist Sculpture

1912
Antigraceful, Umberto Boccioni

Antigraceful

1913
Dynamism of a Soccer Player, Umberto Boccioni

Dynamism of a Soccer Player

1913

It is the creation of a new form which expresses the relativity between weight and expansion, between rotation and revolution; here, in fact, we have life itself caught in a form which life has created in its infinite succession of events.

Plastic Dynamism

1913
Unique Forms of Continuity in Space, Umberto Boccioni

Unique Forms of Continuity in Space

1913
The Street Pavers, Umberto Boccioni

The Street Pavers

1914
The Artist's Mother, Umberto Boccioni

The Artist's Mother

1915

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