Posts Tagged: Otto Dix

Dada, 1920

The opening of the “First International Dada Fair” in Berlin 100 years ago

Dada, 1920

The opening of the “First International Dada Fair” in Berlin 100 years ago

Else Lasker-Schüler, 1920

The writer and artist appears at the Bauhaus in Weimar, 100 years ago today

Else Lasker-Schüler, 1920

The writer and artist appears at the Bauhaus in Weimar, 100 years ago today

Scarlet woman

If confronted with Dix’s 1925 canvas without knowing anything of the sitter, you might imagine her to be an aging, jaded fixture of Weimar Berlin’s demimonde, perhaps a prostitute, performer or drug addict washed up in the low tide of the night.

Scarlet woman

If confronted with Dix’s 1925 canvas without knowing anything of the sitter, you might imagine her to be an aging, jaded fixture of Weimar Berlin’s demimonde, perhaps a prostitute, performer or drug addict washed up in the low tide of the night.