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Art Lecture: Futurism in the Time of H.G. Wells

November 10 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

In this lectureArtScapades will look at Futurism, an early 20th century art movement which aimed to capture the dynamism and energy of the modern world in art.  Futurists wanted to depict visually the perception of movement, speed, and change.

This lecture will look at the lives and works of three Italian artists, Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, and Gino Severini, and the English Futurist C.R.W. Nevinson, a contemporary of H.G. Wells.

Wine and cheese will be served.

This program is part of the Ridgefield Library’s H.G. Wells series, made possible by the generosity of the Friends of the Ridgefield Library.

Please register.

Details

Date:
November 10
Time:
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://ridgefieldlibrary.librarymarket.com/event/person-futurism-time-hg-wells

Venue

Ridgefield Library
472 Main Street
Ridgefield, 06877 United States
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Organizer

Ridgefefield Library
Phone:
2034382282
Email:
lthandley@ridgefieldlibrary.org
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