Futurism
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Expressionism

Dates: 1909-1918

Italian movement, which also spread to Russia. Both groups tried to urge the modernisation of their archaic country by glorifying technology, speed, machinery and even violence. These ideas led some futurists to support Fascism.
People associated with this movement
Giacomo BallaItalian, 1871-195847 artworks
Umberto BoccioniItalian, 1882-191626 artworks
David Davidovich BurliukRussian, 1882-196726 artworks
Carlo CarrĂ Italian, 1881-19669 artworks
Fortunato DeperoItalian, 1892-19601 artwork
Natalia GoncharovaRussian, 1881-196291 artworks
Mikhail Fedorovich LarionovRussian, 1881-196416 artworks
Liubov PopovaRussian, 1889-19244 artworks
Luigi RussoloItalian, 1883-19474 artworks
Gino SeveriniItalian, 1883-196624 artworks
Mario SironiItalian, 1885-19618 artworks
Ardengo SofficiItalian, 1879-19641 artwork
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

L'Europe malade
Gino Severini

Chinese Still-life
Natalia Goncharova

Saipan Kiss
David Davidovich Burliuk

The Women
Umberto Boccioni

Automobile in Corsa
Giacomo Balla

Vladimir Tatlin
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov

Composition
Mario Sironi

Spanish Woman
Natalia Goncharova

landscape 1913
Giacomo Balla

Deliciae Populi
Gino Severini

Peasants and Horse
David Davidovich Burliuk

Stage Design
Natalia Goncharova

Still Life with Jug and Icon
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov

Modern Idol
Umberto Boccioni

Sailor
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov

Mother and Son
Carlo CarrĂ 
Important dates
Founding date:  1909
Why 1909?: Publishing of the 'Futurist Manifesto' by Italian poet Marinetti.

End date:  1918
Why 1918?: The war put an end to the Italian group, whereas it lasted a few years longer in Russia.