Dada– An introduction | overview | Easy explanation

Dada– An introduction | overview | Easy explanation

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Dada- Introduction- 50 words

Category: 1 (New York Dada)

Category: 2 (European Dada)

Dada- Introduction through upper written categories.

These two above written categories, “New York Dada” and “European Dada” comprise an essential aspect of the life of this artist. Dada is an art style of elite class which played a vital role in Dada renaissance movement.

You would know these things in this article:- Overview, Poetry, music and sound & Art techniques developed.

There are other art movements such as “Arabesque,” “Art nouveau,” and “Rococo.”which are similar to some extent.

Some artists of Dada come from other art styles such as Marcel Duchamp, Joan Miro, Tristan Tzara, Max Ernst, and Man Ray.

This art movement (Dada) has many famous paintings/artworks such as “Ubu Imperator,” “The Bride Stripped Bare,” and “Prelude to a Broken Arm.”

If you see the beauty of these paintings, then “Fountain” comes at first place which is beautiful, “L.H.O.O.Q. (It’s a painting name),” sometimes comes at the second place due to its demand.

If you (As a/an Dada student) really want to read comprehensively then read these sections– “New York Dada (artistic approach)” and “European Dada (Other aspects).”

These categories comprise in-depth knowledge, especially- “New York Dada”-A Category.

DADA was an art movement, and if you want to read about Dada comprehensively, then you should also cover its most famous artist– Marcel Duchamp, Joan Miro, Tristan Tzara, Max Ernst, and Man Ray.

But if you have less time, then you may select- Dada Characteristic section.

Dada- Characteristics

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Dada- 4 Frequently asked questions

  1. What is Dada?

Dada is an art movement, and the Dada artist tries to express artistic thought through Dada paintings/artworks.

There are so many artists such as Marcel Duchamp, Joan Miro, and Tristan Tzara who defined this art style through their artworks such as “Ubu Imperator,” “The Bride Stripped Bare” and “Prelude to a Broken Arm.”

Thus Dada is a pastiche of many different art styles such as “Arabesque,” “Art nouveau,” “Rococo” etc.

  1. Why is Dada still popular today?

There are two things, the demand of Dada paintings/artworks and fame of Dada artists. Still, there are many artworks which are in huge demand such as “Ubu Imperator,” “The Bride Stripped Bare” and “Fountain.”

Still, there are many European exhibitions which display– “Ubu Imperator,” “Fountain,” “Prelude to a Broken Arm.”

These Dada paintings show the popularity of this art style. Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, and Tristan Tzara are other factors of its popularity.

  1. What do you think about Dada?

Dada is an artistic and intellectual art movement which has a complicated history; Dada was the way of expression for “Man Ray,” “Tristan Tzara” and “Marcel Duchamp.”

In philosophy and the history of ideas, this art style is very diverse. See category- “New York Dada” and “European Dada.”

You would get the depth of this art style, through Dada artworks, artists try to emphasize on the free flow of expression.

Artworks of Dada artists explore the relationship between celebrity culture (New York Dada) and visual expression (European Dada).

  1. What are the features of Dada?

This art style is trendy; Dada emerged in 1916 as a/an Dada movement when there was artistic standoff among European countries.

Some artists such as “Max Ernst,” “Marcel Duchamp” and “Man Ray.”

Actually, if you want to know the features of the Dada movement, then you should read about “Marcel Duchamp” and “Joan Miro.” And you may also know it by going through these categories- “New York Dada” and “European Dada.”

These categories cover everything comprehensively.

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Dada- Introduction of these artists.

1st MARCEL DUCHAMP– Marcel Duchamp is the artist of Dada art movement who played a vital role in the Dada art movement renaissance, the date of birth of this artist is 28 July 1887, and the place of birth is- Pob1.

This artist is known for/as Poincaré’s School of the Thread (French-American painter). Due to regional effect, Paintings of this Dada artist show resemblance with these areas. The artistic qualification of this artist is- Poincaré’s School of the Thread (French-American painter).

But still, it’s a beauty of this Dada art movement that you may compare these artworks with each other- “Prelude to a Broken Arm,” “The Bride Stripped Bare,” “Ubu Imperator,” “L.H.O.O.Q. (It’s a painting name)” and “Fountain.”

Notable works:- Fountain (1917) & Étant donnés (1946–1966).

Qualification:- Poincaré’s School of the Thread (French-American painter).

2nd JOAN MIRO– The date of birth of Joan Miro is 20 April 1893, this artist was born during the Dada period when the Dada art movement was on the peak wherein Joan Miro had played a vital role in this art movement.

The date of birth of this artist is 20 APRIL 1893, and the place of birth is- POB2. The artistic qualification of this artist is- School of Fine Arts of La Llotja (Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist).

Notable works:- 1980 Gold Medal of Fine Arts, Spain & 1958 Guggenheim International Award.

Qualification:- School of Fine Arts of La Llotja (Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist).

3rd TRISTAN TZARA– This name also emerged during the Dada art movement. The artwork demand of Tristan Tzara is a little bit lesser than Marcel Duchamp.

But the artworks of this artist (Tristan Tzara) are also very beautiful. The artistic qualification of this artist is- Saint Sava National College (Romanian French avant-garde poet).

Notable works:- 1927 portrait by Lajos Tihanyi & One of Guillaume Apollinaire’s calligrams.

Qualification:- Saint Sava National College (Romanian French avant-garde poet).

4th MAX ERNST– The artistic qualification of this artist is- He visited the Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne- Pablo Picasso (Painter, Sculptor, and Graphic artist).  Max Ernst is the artist of the Dada art movement who also played a vital role in the Dada art movement renaissance.

The date of birth of this artist is 2 April 1891, and the place of birth is pob4. This artist is known for/as He visited the Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne- Pablo Picasso (Painter, Sculptor, and Graphic artist).

Notable works:- Max Ernst, Ubu Imperator, 1923 & L’Ange du Foyer, 1937.

Qualification:- He visited the Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne- Pablo Picasso (Painter, Sculptor, and Graphic artist).

5th MAN RAY– The date of birth of this artist is August 27, 1890, and the artistic qualification of this artist is- He displayed mechanical artistic and abilities during childhood. (American visual artist). The artworks demand of Man Ray is a little bit lesser than Marcel Duchamp.

But then also, paintings of this Dada artist remain in high demand.

Notable works:- Man Ray, 1913, Landscape & The Misunderstood (1938).

Qualification:- He displayed mechanical artistic and abilities during childhood. (American visual artist).

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