To say the exhibition “Facing America: Mario Schifano 1960–65” is an eye opener hardly does it justice.
Marini’s membership in the Fascist Party is something that will cling to him, despite his self-exile to Switzerland and the anti-imperialist tone of his postwar work.
Metaphysical Painting offered a philosophical refuge for Italian artists shaking off their Futurist sugar high.
Savinio’s adulteration of old and new was highly influential in the postmodernist revolt against the strictures of formalism.
Originally published in 1927, ‘Depero Futurista’ holds the revolutionary visions of its creator, the Italian Futurist Fortunato Depero, from his dynamic typographic experiments to his sketches of costumes meant for a ballet without humans.