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Kurt Schwitters, the Lake Poet January 29, 2013: We're excited to see that the Tate is hosting a retrospective of Kurt Schwitters's late work. From the Guardian: The exhibition, which features more than 180 works, traces Schwitters' journey in Britain from an internment camp on the Isle of Man during the second world war to the London art scene to the Lake District where he began [...] by

The Animated “Ursonate” November 15, 2010: On Harriet back in 2007, Kenneth Goldsmith called Kurt Schwitters' "Ursonate" "the greatest sound poem of the 20th century" and posted nine audio versions by sound artists. Turns out "Ursonate" has been inspiring animators and new media artists as well. Here are eight text-based visual interpretations ranging from Golan Levin and Jaap Blonk's [...] by