1890 b. September 22nd. Czernowitz or Tschernovitz, Austro-Hungarian Empire (now Chernivtsi, Ukraine). Austrian-American theater designer, artist, theoretician and architect. 1942 Photograph from the time shows a bespeckled Kurt Seligmann seated in Peggy Guggenheim's New York penthouse with Leonora Carrington, Frederick Kiesler, John Ferren ->, Stanley William Hayter, Peggy Guggenheim, Berenice Abbott, Fernand Leger, Piet Mondian ->, Max Ernst and Jimmy Ernst, Marcel Duchamp and Andre Breton.
1945 Guest at Andre Breton's farewell dinner in New York with Roberto Matta and his new wife Patricia, Arshile Gorky, Max Ernst and Marcel Duchamp. 1947 Typography and design for Ode a Charles Fourier - Andre Breton. Designed part of the exhibition Le Surrealisme en 1947 held at Galerie Maeght. Influences Etienne Martin. 1965 d. December 27th in New York. See wiki -> and MOMA -> and web -> See Timeline