Tag: Slap in the Face of Public Taste

  • A Slap in the Face of Public Taste: Russian Futurist Manifesto of 1912

    A Slap in the Face of Public Taste: Russian Futurist Manifesto of 1912

    On December 29, 2012, the Pushkinskaya 10 GEZ 21 in St. Petersburg celebrated 100 years of Russian Futurism.The concert, featuring Sergei Oskolkov performing piano works by Arthur LouriĆ©, piqued my interest in this movement. Since I didn’t find an online translation of this movement’s 1912 manifesto that convinced me, here is my own. Many, many […]