The Cathedral of Erotic Misery Kurt Schwitters life’s work, theMerz-bau & Merz-barn series began in his family home, in Hanover, Germany in the early ’s. The first Merz-bau, Schwitters referred to as the K.d.e.E. (Kthedraledeserotischenmisery), Cathedral of Erotic Misery.
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The Cathedral of Erotic Misery - Merzbau. Kurt Schwitters ( artworks, 4, followers) Kurt Hermann Eduard Karl Julius Schwitters (20 June – 8 January ) was a German artist who was born in Hanover, ters worked in several genres and media, including Dadaism, Constructivism, Surrealism, poetry, sound, painting.
Apr 06, · While the Merzbau can indeed be viewed as a latent critique of the alienating conditions of modern technological culture (both Elger's and Dietrich's work fall into this category) its alternative title, Die Kathedrale des erotischen Elends (The Cathedral of Erotic Misery) or KdeE, suggests the possibility of additional interpretations. The entire issue of Kurt Schwitters Almanach Nummer 9: Postskriptum (Hannover: Kulturamtes der Stadt Hannover [Postkriptum Verlag GmbH, Hannover], ), is devoted to Schwitters relationship to "Frauen. (women.)" Conflicts with Modernism or the Absence of Kurt Schwitters (orig THE CATHEDRAL OF EROTIC MISERY.
Kurt Schwitters' Merzbau: The Cathedral of Erotic Misery (Building Studies, 5) User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict This graduate-level discourse on Kurt Schwitters ($) suggests that there is a hermeneutic content to the artist!s works.2/5(2).