June 27, 2018

Bruno Munari

Works: 1930-1996

  • first survey exhibition of his work in the US

  • curated by Alberto Salvadori

  • artist, writer, inventor,  designer, architect,  and illustrator

  • started during the second wave of Italian Futurism

  • deconstruction of traditional works

  • expanding one's understanding of the world through the development of new forms of visual communication

  • "programmed art" - early experimentation with light art, installation, projection, and photocopy art

  • saw technology as a democratizing force within art