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Famous Futurism Artists

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List of famous futurism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the futurism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable futurism period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. The list you're viewing contains artists like Marcel Janco and Gino Severini. {#nodes}
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  • Marcel Janco was a Romanian and Israeli visual artist, architect and art theorist. He was the co-inventor of Dadaism and a leading exponent of Constructivism in Eastern Europe. In the 1910s, he co-edited, with Ion Vinea and Tristan Tzara, the Romanian art magazine Simbolul. Janco was a practitioner of Art Nouveau, Futurism and Expressionism before contributing his painting and stage design to Tzara's literary Dadaism.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artworks: Composition with Red Arrow
    • Birthplace: Southeast Europe, Bucharest, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Post-Impressionism, Dada, Art Deco, Cubism
    • Nationality: Israel, Romania
    • Art Forms: Collage, Fresco, Relief, Ceramic art, Painting
  • Gino Severini
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    Gino Severini (7 April 1883 – 26 February 1966) was an Italian painter and a leading member of the Futurist movement. For much of his life he divided his time between Paris and Rome. He was associated with neo-classicism and the "return to order" in the decade after the First World War. During his career he worked in a variety of media, including mosaic and fresco. He showed his work at major exhibitions, including the Rome Quadrennial, and won art prizes from major institutions.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artworks: Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin, Visual Synthesis of the Idea: "War", Armored Train in Action, The Boulevard, Italian Lancers at a Gallop
    • Birthplace: Cortona, Italy
    • Associated periods or movements: Divisionism, Return to order, Neoclassicism, Cubism, Futurism
    • Nationality: Italy
    • Art Forms: Mosaic, Fresco
  • David Bomberg
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    David Garshen Bomberg (5 December 1890 – 19 August 1957) was a British painter, and one of the Whitechapel Boys. Bomberg was one of the most audacious of the exceptional generation of artists who studied at the Slade School of Art under Henry Tonks, and which included Mark Gertler, Stanley Spencer, C.R.W. Nevinson and Dora Carrington. Bomberg painted a series of complex geometric compositions combining the influences of cubism and futurism in the years immediately preceding World War I; typically using a limited number of striking colours, turning humans into simple, angular shapes, and sometimes overlaying the whole painting a strong grid-work colouring scheme. He was expelled from the... more on Wikipedia
    • Artworks: East Valley, Cuenca: Afternoon, In the Hold, Recto: Messiah. Verso: Messiah, Ju-Jitsu
    • Birthplace: Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • Associated periods or movements: Cubism, Futurism
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
    • Art Forms: Painting, Drawing
  • Alexander Bogomazov
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    Alexander Bogomazov or Oleksandr Bohomazov (Russian: Александр Константинович Богомазов, Ukrainian: Олександр Костянтинович Богомазов; April 7, 1880 – June 3, 1930) was a Ukrainian painter, known artist and modern art theoretician of the Russian Avant-garde (historically the term "Russian Avant-garde" refers to the art of all countries which were parts of Russia/USSR in the beginning of the 20th century). In 1914, Alexander wrote his treatise The Art of Painting and the Elements. In it he analyzed the interaction between Object, Artist, Picture, and Spectator and sets the theoretical foundation of modern art. During his artistic life Alexander Bogomazov mastered several art styles. The most... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Russian Empire
    • Associated periods or movements: Cubism, Futurism
    • Art Forms: Painting, Drawing