Today in History
Kurt Schwitters 1887: Kurt Schwitters
20.6.1887: Kurt Schwitters (†8.1.1948)
Schwitters founded his “Merz” artistic movement in 1919, which had its origins in Dadaism and the 1923 magazine “Merz”. Schwitters applied his collage technique to the visual arts, using clippings and rubbish. He adopted a similar method in his poems, which consisted of word fragments. In 1937 he fled to Norway and later to England.
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What was the major reform made in Germany on 20 June 1948?
  The reform of the navy
  The reform of the army
  The currency reform