Kurt Schwitters  (German, 1887-1948) 

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Kurt Schwitters Biography
1887   Born in Hannover, Germany
1908 - 1914   Studied art at the Dresden Academy
1917   Worked as a technical draftsman
1920   Became a well-known typographer
1927   Arranged together with Cesar Domela, Lazlo Moholy Nagy and Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart the 'ring neuer werbegestelater'
1934   Joined the 'Deutscher Werkbund'
1948   Died in Ambleside/Westmorland
Selected Exhibitions
2003   Kurt Schwitters: Collages, Paintings, Drawings, Objects, Ephemera, Ubu Gallery
1918   Hanover Secession