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Outlining Surrealism
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Outlining Surrealism

A rough piece acting as a timeline of Surrealism… After four years of boundary-breaking experimentations, and a few fall-outs, Tristan Tzara, the main representative of Dada, had lost hope and exhausted all of the movement’s potential. Upon his arrival in Paris in 1920 to preach Dada, it became apparent to the Littérature group leader, André … Continue reading

Dada in Germany
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Dada in Germany

The term ‘Dada’ was coined by the Zürich branch of the movement, of which the main philosophy is explained in an earlier post. In short, during World War I, Switzerland was neutral. Gathered there were young artists who, scared of what humanity could do, and fed up with the butchery of war, attempted to alleviate … Continue reading