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Aeropainting

Aeropittura which can be translated as aeropainting is very important for the era of Futurism that is the second generation, after 1926. Most of the painters who did aeropainting were very fascinated with the aerial technology, flights and for them … Continue reading

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Futurism

  Futurism is a movement that is both social and artistic. It first originated in Italy during 20th century. It is a movement that is fascinated with future and its objects. Speed was a very important theme as was technology, … Continue reading

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Neville Brody

Neville Brody is a typographer and after Macintosh computers emerged and is famous for being cutting edge and pushing boundaries. He is probably the most famous graphic artist of his generation. He worked for the Face magazine, and with his … Continue reading

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Emigre Graphics

Emigre is a digital type foundry. It was founded by Zuzana Licko and Rudy VanderLans. With the arrival of Macintosh computers, there was this new medium and with this new medium you could design new typefaces digitally. Emigre took advantage … Continue reading

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Polish Poster Artists

Franciszek Starowieyski He was born in Cracow. He mainly designed posters, drew, painted, illustrated books and designed stages. He had mainly 2 styles. One was social realism that was the style of his early posters. The second style was more … Continue reading

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Art Deco

Art Deco as a term was not commonly used in 1920s. It was first called Style Moderne or Paris 1925. In the year 1925  there was an exhibition called ‘Exposition Internationale des Art Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes’. In the exhibition … Continue reading

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Tamara de Lempicka

Tamara de Lempicka is best known for her Art Deco style paintings.  She was born in Poland in  1898. We can say that her subject matter is highly exotic. She painted elefantly dressed figures set to a backdrop of the … Continue reading

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