Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Hermann Eduard Karl Julius Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters
Copyright Ernst Schwitters

Born: 20 June 1887; Hanover, Germany

Died: 08 January 1948; Kendal, United Kingdom

Field: painting, sculpture, design, installation, collage

Nationality: German

Art Movement: Dada

School or Group: Abstraction-Création, Degenerate art

Genre: installation, performance

Kurt Schwitters was a German painter associated with the Dada movement, who worked in several genres and media, including poetry, sound, painting, sculpture, graphic design, typography and what came to be known as installation art. He is most famous for his collages, called Merz Pictures.

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