Italian Futurist painter, sculptor, and art theorist
1901 - Studied art through the Scuola Libera del Nudo at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Rome.
- Visited the Famiglia Artistica, a society for artists in Milan.
1906 - Boccioni studied Impressionist and Post-Impressionist styles in Paris.
1906-1907 - He took drawing classes at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Venice.
1907 - Became acquainted with fellow Futurists including the famous poet Filippo Tommaso Marinetti.
1910 - His first solo exhibition was held at the Galleria Ca' Pesaro in Venice.
1912 - Boccioni shifted to sculpture and published his Manifesto of Futurist Sculpters.
- He visited various studios in Paris.
- Exhibited some paintings together with other Italian futurists at the Bernheim-Jeune.
1913 - He returned to show his sculptures at the Gallerie La Boetie.
- Boccioni works include the bronze sculpture, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space.
1914 - Published Pittura e scultura futuriste (dinamismo plastico).
1916 - Umberto Boccioni died on 16th of August.
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