Join us for our "Art History Illustrated" talk series, held the third Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. This monthly illustrated talk series is presented by Associate Professor Brenda Edgar of the Fine Art Department at Jefferson Community and Technical College, in partnership with the Carnegie Center for Art and History.
Thursday, December 16
"An Introduction to Futurism"
An evening with a little-known but important Italian cultural movement of the early 20th century that embraced speed, technology, masculinity, and nationalism. Learn how the Futurist style became the visual brand of Benito Mussolini and his Fascist party.
Image: Renato Bertelli, Profilo Continuo del Duce (Continuous Profile of Mussolini), ceramic, 1933. Wolfsonian Museum, Miami Beach, Florida.