Episode 23: Umberto Boccioni's Unique Forms of Continuity in Space (1913)
"Up to now, literature has exalted a pensive immobility and sleep. We intend to exalt aggressive action, a feverish insomnia, the racer's stride, the mortal leap, the punch and the slap." - Filippo Marinetti, Futurist Manifesto (1909) Images Referenced: Music Used: The
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NEW EP: Umberto Boccioni's "Unique Forms of Continuity in Space" (1913)
Italian Futurism: Come for the manic manifesto writings of a misogynistic band of speed-obsessed, history-hating, anti-intellectual, proto-fascist, and war-glorifying brothers. But stay for the art.
Extra special thanks to today's pat(e)on of the day, the niftiest priest I know, Joe Wray.