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TIMELINE

1915

Galerie Tanner exhibits Arp, van Rees, Mme.van Rees

1916

February

Huelsenbeck arrives in Zurich. The word dada (infantile sound) is discovered in the dictionary. First Performance of the Cabaret Voltaire on the 5th.

June

The publication "Cabaret Voltaire" appears. Exhibition at the Cabaret showing Arp, Janco, Macke, Modigliani, Nadelmann, Oppenheimer, Picasso, O. v. Rees, Slodki, Segal and others.

July

First Dada Evening on the 14th in the Zunthaus zur Waag. Tzara reads his first Dada Manifesto. His book La premiere aventure celest de Mr. Antipyrine with colored woodcuts by Janco is published in the "Collection Dada."

September

Huelsenbeck's "Phantastische Gebete (Fantastic Prayers) with woodcuts by Arp published in Collection Dada.

October

"schalaben Schalomai Schalamezomai" by Huel. with 4 drawings by Arp in the Collection Dada

1917

Netherlands: formation of the Stijl-group.

 

SOURCES

1)    Dada  Monograph of a Movement, Edited by Willy Verkauf. First Published Switzerland, 1957.