Umberto Boccioni

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Style: Futurism;Expressionism;Realism

Place: Reggio Calabria

Born: 1882

Death: 1916

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Umberto Boccioni (Italian pronunciation: [umˈbɛrto botˈtʃoːni] 19 October 1882 – 17 August 1916) was an Italian painter and sculptor. Like other Futurists, his work centered on the portrayal of movement (dynamism), speed, and technology. He was born in Reggio Calabria, Italy. A native of Reggio (southern Calabria), Boccioni studied art through the...