1886? b. July 12th. in Vienna. Austrian artist and writer. One of the key figures in Berlin Dada, famous for his experimental photographic collages, sound poetry and institutional critiques. 1901? Moves with his parents to Berlin. 1905 Meets Johannes Baader. 1908 m. Elfride Schaeffer, a violinist. 1915 Meets and starts afair with Hannah Hoch. 1917 Meets Richard Huelsenbeck. 1918 Publishes Club Dada in Berlin (See magazines). 1919 With Johannes Baader staged a "Propaganda Evening" in Cafe Austria. Mechanical Head.
1920 Organized The First International Dada Fair with George Grosz and John Heartfield, along with Max Ernst; featuring almost 200 works by artists including Francis Picabia, Hans Arp, Max Ernst, Otto Dix and Rudolf Schlichter ->, as well as key works by George Grosz, Hannah Hoch and Hausmann. Started to practice medicine. Various works ->. 1921 Hausmann, Hoch, Kurt Schwitters and his wife Helma undertook an 'anti-dada' tour to Prague. 1920's late; he re-invented himself as a fashionable society photographer. 1928 - 1934 lived in a menage a trois with his wife Hedwig and Vera Broido'. 1933 Moved to Ibiza 1943 Whilest a refugee in Limouges meets and influences the young Sarane Alexandrian 1971? d. February 1st. in Limoges See wiki -> and web -> and work -> and also (Fr) ->. See also ->. See Timeline