DADA : ZURICH HANNOVER COLOGNE NEW YO

By: LEAH DICKERMAN

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Now available in paperback, this lavishly illustrated and astonishingly comprehensive volume stands as the definitive study of the influential but deliberately elusive international Dada movement of the early twentieth century. Organized according to the primary city centers where this shifting, quintessentially avant garde movement emerged, Dada: Zurich, Berlin, Hannover, Cologne, New York, Paris features the work of 40 key artists, both infamous and lesser-known, including Louis Aragon, Hans Arp, Hugo Ball, Andr Breton, Otto Dix, Marcel Duchamp, Hannah H ch, Man Ray, Tristan Tzara and Kurt Schwitters, to name just a few, in media spanning painting, sculpture, photography, collage, photomontage, prints and graphic work. Dynamically designed with an uncommon intelligence suited to the complexity of the movement itself, it contains hundreds of reproductions of works which, until the major traveling exhibition of 2005 and 2006 for which this book was originally produced, had for the most part never been seen in one place together. Documentary images, topical essays and an invaluable illustrated chronology of the movement make this volume uniquely essential, along with witty chronicles of events in each city center, a selected bibliography and biographies of each artist, accompanied by Dada-era photographs.

Title: DADA : ZURICH HANNOVER COLOGNE NEW YO

Author Name: LEAH DICKERMAN

Categories: Art School DADA,

Publisher: NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART Washington:

ISBN Number: 0894683136

ISBN Number 13: 9780894683138

Binding: PB Large

Book Condition: VERY Good Condition

Seller ID: IM310799