Filippo Tommaso Marinetti | the artist
Pseudonym: Emilio Angelo Carlo Marinetti
Born Dec 22 1876, Alexandria, Egypt.
Died Dec 2 1944, , .
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
The Italian millionaire poet and writer, Emilio Angelo Carlo Marinetti (later called Filippo Tommaso), was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1876 the second son of a rich and successful lawyer, Enrico Marinetti. Futurism was an international art movement founded in Italy in 1909. It was (and is) a refreshing contrast to the weepy sentimentalism of Romanticism.