The Artist Birthday Series

Marcel Duchamp

Today’s Artist Birthday: Marcel Duchamp Marcel Duchamp (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968) was a French, naturalized American painter, sculptor, chess player and writer whose work is associated with Cubism, conceptual art and Dada, although he was careful about his use of the term Dada and was not directly associated with Dada groups. Duchamp… Read More Marcel Duchamp

The Artist Birthday Series

Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

Today’s Artist Birthday: Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven (sometimes also called Else von Freytag-von Loringhoven) (12 July 1874 – 15 December 1927) was a German-born avant-garde, Dadaist artist and poet who worked for several years in Greenwich Village, New York City, United States. Her provocative poetry was published posthumously in 2011 in Body… Read More Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven