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THE BATTLE FOR MODeRN 1923

Attitudes of both contempt and reverence, and the strident manner in which such attitudes were expressed, were to become standard features in the many AVANT-GARDE MANIFESTOS that appeared ... Patrick Cramsie, from The Story of Graphic Design, page 175.

A numbered list can start a personal revolution. Kirsten Butler, from Five Manifestos for the Creative Life, Brain Pickings

The
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MANIFESTOS parallel human history – the dreams, fears, social and political struggles that make us who we are.
The Bauhaus Manifesto was utopian and vague.
Futurism, noisy.
DeStijl, boxy.
And FLOMM, we believe that villains – the bureaucratic ThWINGh
and ThEY should be stopped – and that any one person can change the world.
If you agree, add your name to our Manifesto ~ 
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THE FIRST FLOMMUS MANIFESTO 28 July 1923
DIREZIONE DEL MOVIMENTO ‚FLOMMUS‘

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THE BATTLE For MODeRN
  1. Some people are simply content to live in this world – the rest of us want to change it.
  2. Courage comes from Rebellion!
  3. FLOMM stresses speed + resourcefulness
  4. PARADIGM change is inevitable
  5. URGENCY
  6. NO MORE TYRANNY! ThWART the ThWINGh!
  7. CONFLICT is UNIVERSAL
  8. Humans are anxious
  9. GENIUS often HIDES in what others find STRANGE, OFFENSIVE
  10. It’s impossible to KNOW EVERYTHING but many THINK ThEY do
  11. Be who you are REALLY
  12. ‘NORMAL’ is BORING – UNCERTAINTY is THRILLING
  13. Primary Colours are Primary
  14. DIFFERENT IS SPLENDID!
  15. The BUREAUCRACY of The ThWINGh imposes OPPRESSION & STAGNATION
  16. New generations exist to piss off the previous
  17. things never stop going
  18. EXPECT CHANGE
  19. CONFORMITY BE DAMNED!
  20. PURISTS FACE REGRET
  21. Seriousness can be quite funny.
  22. Share Your Work
  23. Explore, CREATE then take a break every NOW and THEN
  24. OBSERVE the world around you RECORD what you see + experience
  25. é vo k e  !
  26. Keep Dark Circles Under Your Eyes
  27. The POWER of the INDIVIDUAL trumps what ‘ThEY’ do – INDIVIDUALS can change the world
  28. Characters like the T h W I N G h will take and take and take and take and take and take and take and take and take and take You can STOP THEM
  29. IF IT’s NOT WORKING, START over. IF THAT doesn’t WORK, start over again. Repeat.
  30. SOY IS AMMUNITION! GARLIC BLAASTS!
  31. seaweed has some nice nutrients
  32. Shop locally, drink good water
  33. Your brain is a muscle. Exercise it. Cultivate solid opinions that matter.
  34. Wear a bit of safety gear + a good pair of socks if you like to jump off things
  35. Write a Manifesto. Then tear it up and write another.


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It is very tempting to pidgeonhole artists, according to the movement they were most associated with. But this ignores the fact that each artist is an individual, and every work of art unique. MONICA BOHM-DUCHEN AND JANET COOK, UNDERSTANDING MODERN ART, PAGE 4

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