Bauhaus and photography

February 26, 2008

Herbert Bayer: Small Harbor, Marseille 1928.
In Timeline of Art History. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000–.

Moholy-Nagy, Untitled, photogram, c.1925

Moholy-Nagy, Untitled, photogram, c.1922

Hausmann, Tatlin at Home, 1920

Hausmann, Raoul

Dada Siegt, 1920
Watercolor and collage on wove paper, mounted on board
Overall 23 5/8 x 17 3/4 in.
Private collection

Hausmann, Raoul
The Art Critic
Photomontage and collage
12 3/8 x 9 7/8 in.
Tate Gallery, London
source: ArtArchive

Hannah Höch and Raoul Hausmann
at the First International Dada-Messe, Berlin 1920
[Photograph, 16,5 x 12 cm.]
source: Essential Dada
Hannah Höch,
Cut with the Dada Kitchen Knife
through the Last Weimar Beer-Belly Cultural Epoch in Germany,
1919, collage of pasted papers, 90 x 144 cm,
Staatliche Museum, Berlin.
Hannah Hoch- Wikipedia
Hannah Hoch,
Monument 1: from an Ethnographic Museum, 1924
source: The Photomontages of Hannah Hoch

Dadagraphy: the photogram

February 26, 2008

Christian Schad (German, 1894-1982).
Untitled (Schadograph no. 4), 1919.


Marcel Duchamp, L.H.O.O.Q., 1919, “rectified readymade,”
pencil on a reproduction — a chromolithograph,
7 3/4 x 4 7/8 inches, private collection, Paris.


Poster for the publishing house Gosizdat,1924
(portrait of Lilya Brik shouting out the word “books”)

Portrait of Vladimir Mayakovsky, 1924

Pro eto. Ei i Mne. (About This. To Her and to Me.)
(A. Rodchenko) V. Mayakovsky,
Moscow, 1923

Alexander Rodchenko
Photomontage for front and back cover of
Mayakovsky’s A Conversation with a Tax-collector about Poetry, 1926.

El Lissitsky

El Lissitsky selfportrait: The Constructor, 1924