Anthony White

“Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe”

January 2014

Curated by Vivien Greene The Italian Futurist movement was launched in 1909 with its belligerent leader F. T. Marinetti’s proclamation “Art can be nothing but violence, cruelty, and injustice.” Given the fashionability of social … READ ON

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“Piero Manzoni: When Bodies Became Art”

May 2013

Curated by Martin Engler Can the radical nature of Piero Manzoni’s work be appreciated in a museum retrospective mounted fifty years after his death? What power do his cans of “Artist’s Shit” still wield now that they no longer shock?… READ ON

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“Lucio Fontana: Ceramics”

May 2012

Lucio Fontana, founder of the Italian Spatialism movement, is best known today for his slashed canvases of the late 1950s and ’60s… READ ON

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