Futurist Art: Motion and Aesthetics As a Function of Title

@article{Mastandrea2016FuturistAM,
  title={Futurist Art: Motion and Aesthetics As a Function of Title},
  author={Stefano Mastandrea and Maria Allessandra Umilt{\`a}},
  journal={Frontiers in human neuroscience},
  year={2016},
  volume={10},
  pages={201}
}
Very often the titles of Futurist paintings contain words denoting movement in order to satisfy their artistic poetic focused on motion and velocity. The aim of the present study is to investigate the reported dynamism and aesthetic quality of several Futurist artworks as a function of their title. Ten Futurist artworks with a movement-related word in the title were selected for this study. The titles were manipulated, resulting in four conditions for each painting: the "original title" with… CONTINUE READING
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