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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The First Paintings Of 14 Famous Artists
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Five Pieces for String Quartet (Schulhoff)
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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...
Giovanni Giacomo Semenza
Giovanni Giacomo Semenza (18 July 1580 – 1638) was an Italian painter of the early Baroque period. Born in Bologna and also known as Giacomo Sementi. He was a pupil of the painter Denis Calvaert...
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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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Cristoforo Savolini
Cristoforo Savolini (1639–77) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, active in the region near Pesaro and his native town of Cesena.A student of the Caravaggio-inspired Cristoforo Serra, he was...
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Abstract painting
Abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create a composition which may exist with a degree of independence from visual references in the world. Western art had been, from...