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

Landscape
Natalia Goncharova

Materia
Umberto Boccioni

Winter
Natalia Goncharova

Still LIfe
Natalia Goncharova

Dahlias
Natalia Goncharova

Fishing Station, Sarasota, Florida
David Davidovich Burliuk

Untitled
Natalia Goncharova

Landscape
David Davidovich Burliuk

Outdoor Portrait
Giacomo Balla

Untitled
Mario Sironi

Still Life - Watermelon
Umberto Boccioni

Fishing
Natalia Goncharova

Linen
Natalia Goncharova

Peacock
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov

Still LIfe with Pears, Flowers and Cactus
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov
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.