Mina Loy

Navigating the Avant-Garde

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from Italian Futurism, to New York Dada, to French Surrealism


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Our Manifesto

This scholarly website is dedicated to

artist, writer, inventor & entrepreneur, Mina Loy (1882-1966)

Mina Loy’s Bio



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Loy Pricing Index





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Mina Loy’s Art

(click on any image to learn more)

Explore the Exhibition at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art

Mina Loy: Strangeness Is Inevitable


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“En Dehors Garde” Flash Mob


Mina Loy: Navigating the Avant-Garde is the proud recipient of three scholarly prizes:

Open Scholarship Award from the Canadian Social Knowledge Institute and its partners (2023)
Modern Language Association Prize for Collaborative, Bibliographic, or Archival Scholarship (2022)
American Studies Association’s Garfinkel Prize for Digital Humanities, Honorable Mention (2020)


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Check Out Our Book Companion

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Travels with Mina Loy
Forthcoming from Lever Press (2024)


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Acknowledgment of grant from National Endowment for the Humanities