Marcel Janco was the co-inventor of Dadaism and a leading exponent of Constructivism in Eastern Europe. In the 1910s, he co-edited, with Ion Vinea and Tristan Tzara, the Romanian art magazine Simbolul. Janco was a practitioner of Art Nouveau, Futurism and Expressionism before contributing his painting and stage design to Tzara's literary Dadaism.
Dada /ˈdɑːdɑː/ or Dadaism was an art movement of the European avant-garde in the early 20th century. Many claim Dada began in Zurich, Switzerland in 1916, spreading to Berlin shortly thereafter but the height of New York Dada was the year before, in 1915. To quote Dona Budd's The Language of Art Knowledge,
Books and Art
Anna Blume: Dichtungen (Die Silbergäule). Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887–1948), artist and author. Illustrated book with one lithograph. Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hannover, 1919. An Anna Blume, described as a parody of a love poem, is written in a dadaist style, using multiple perspectives, fragments of found text, and absurdist elements to mirror the fragmentation of the narrator's emotional state in the throes of love, or of Germany's political, military and economic collapse after WW I.
The Pillars of Society by George Grosz
"The Pillars of Society" (1926), by George Grosz. Nationalgalerie, Berlin. Dada art movement (Co-founder of Dada in Berlin). The representatives of the (German, 20s) ruling class - press publishers, nationalists, monarchists and clerics - depicted as a class of brainless and amoral people.
Man Ray (August 27, 1890 – November 18, 1976), born Emmanuel Radnitzky, was an American artist who spent most of his career in Paris, France. Perhaps best described simply as a modernist, he was a significant contributor to both the Dada and Surrealist movements, although his ties to each were informal.
Jean Arp Artwork Authentication & Art Appraisal
Arp foi membro fundador do movimento Dada em Zurique, em 1916. Em 1920, como Hans Arp, juntamente com Max Ernst, eo ativista social Alfred Grünwald, ele montou o grupo Colônia Dada. No entanto, em 1925, seu trabalho também apareceu na primeira exposição do grupo surrealista na Galerie Pierre, em Paris.