Mino Somenzi (1899 - 1948)



Mino Somenzi was a jew, Futurist and former member of the radical Left in the Fasci di Combattimento. Together with Mario Carli, took over the leadership of the Futurist flock in Fiume after Marinetti’s and Vecchi’s departure (October 1919).
On the occasion of the ‘St Vitu’s Festival’ he published one of the most memorable Futurist documents to be distributed in the streets of Fiume: Il ballo di San Vito. Primo quaderno della Yoga. Collezione diretta da Mino Somenzi. Cittá di Vita, Giugno 1920.
Somenzi was appointed by the Commander to erect an anchor monument in a square in Fiume.