Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters was born in Hanover Germany on the 20th of June 1887 and passed away on the 8th of January 1984.He was knows for his media designs including Dada, Constructivism, Surrealism, Poetry, Sound, Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Design, Typography, installation and his Famous Collages.

He was an only child of Edward Schwitters and his wife Henriette, his parents owned a ladies clothes shop making them enough money after they sold it to buy five properties in Hanover and rented them out allowing the family to live off the income for the rest of their lives. In 1901 they moved to Waldstra├če, in the same year he suffered from his first epileptic seizure stopping him from fighting in WW1.

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