Dada
Dada (/ˈdɑːdɑː/) or Dadaism was an art movement of the European avant-garde in the early 20th century. Dada in Zurich, Switzerland, began in 1916, spreading to Berlin shortly thereafter, but the heigh...
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“I didn’t really even think to ask for permission to use the images. I don’t think that way. It didn’t occur to me to ask him and even if I did and he said ‘no’, I still would have taken them.”
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Dada
Obres de Picabia i Duchamp.
George Grosz
George Grosz (July 26, 1893 -- July 6, 1959) was a prominent member of the Berlin Dada and New Objectivity group, known especially for his savagely caricatur...
Otto Dix
Otto Dix's Der Krieg [War] cycle 1924 I did not paint war pictures in order to prevent war. I would never have been so arrogant. I painted them to exorcise t...
Man Ray
Music - da Lucia di Lammermoor di Donizetti.
André Kertész
Everything is a subject. Every subject has a rhythm. To feel it is the raison detre. The photograph is a fixed moment of such a raison detre, which lives on...
Hannah Höch
Hannah Höch (November 1, 1889 May 31, 1978) was a German Dada artist. She is best known for her work of the Weimar period, when she was one of the originator...
Cabaret Voltaire (Zürich)
Cabaret Voltaire was the name of a nightclub in Zurich, Switzerland. It was founded by Hugo Ball, with his companion Emmy Hennings on February 1, 1916 as a cabaret for artistic and political purposes....
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Neo-Dada
Neo-Dada is a minor audio and visual art movement that has similarities in method or intent to earlier Dada artwork. While it revived some of the objectives of dada, it put "emphasis on the importance...
Céline Arnauld
Céline Arnauld (born Carolina Goldstein on 20 September 1885, Călăraşi (Romania), died on 23 December 1952 by suicide at Paris) was a writer associated with Dadaism.Arnauld’s poetry appears earliest i...
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Viking Eggeling
Viking Eggeling (21 October 1880, Lund – 19 May 1925, Berlin) was a Swedish avant-garde artist and filmmaker connected to dadaism, Constructivism and Abstract art and was one of the pioneer...
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Kurt Schwitters
Kurt Hermann Eduard Karl Julius Schwitters (20 June 1887 – 8 January 1948) was a German artist who was born in Hanover, Germany.Schwitters worked in several genres and media, including Dada, Construct...
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“I didn’t really even think to ask for permission to use the images. I don’t think that way. It didn’t occur to me to ask him and even if I did and he said ‘no’, I still would have taken them.”
Appropriation art
Appropriation in art is the use of pre-existing objects or images with little or no transformation applied to them. The use of appropriation has played a significant role in the history of the arts (l...
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Willem van Aelst
Willem van Aelst (16 May 1627 – in or after 1683) was a Dutch Golden Age artist who specialized in still-life painting with flowers or game.
Van Aelst was born in Delft to a family of prominent c...
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Bartram de Fouchier
Bartram de Fouchier (February 14, 1609 – August 25, 1673) was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
Fouchier was born in Bergen op Zoom. Houbraken remarked that his father was a Frenchman who had com...