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Edward Wadsworth

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Birthday
29, 1889
Birthplace
England
DEATH DATE
Jun 21, 1949 (59)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
29, 1889
Birthplace
England
DEATH DATE
Jun 21, 1949 (59)

About

English artist known for his work in Vorticism movement. Vorticism was a modernist art and poetry movement that closely resembled Cubism.

Before Fame

He attended the Bradford School of Art and the Slade School of Art in London.

Trivia

He designed "dazzle ships" for the Allies during World War I. The ships used Vorticist geometric techniques to confuse the enemy.

Family Life

He was born in Bayswater, London.

Associated With

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska was another member of the Vorticism movement.