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us: Gomringer, Eugen, 1925-

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        Swiss German
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    • Birth Place

        Cachuela Esperanza (Bolivia)
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        Rehau (Hof, Germany)
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        • Organization: Hochschule für Gestaltung (Ulm, Germany)
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        Hochschule für Gestaltung (Ulm, Germany)
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        • Organization: Schweizerischer Werkbund
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        Schweizerischer Werkbund
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        • Organization: Akademie der Künste (Berlin, Germany)
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        Akademie der Künste (Berlin, Germany)
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        • Organization: Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
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        Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
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        • Organization: Universität Bamberg
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        Universität Bamberg
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        • Organization: International Design Forum Ulm
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        International Design Forum Ulm
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        • Organization: Institut für Konstruktive Kunst und Konkrete Poesie
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        Institut für Konstruktive Kunst und Konkrete Poesie
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    • found: Vasarely, V. Farbstadt, 1977
    • found: Vom Rand nach Innen, c1995- : Bd. 1, t.p. (Eugen Gomringer) jkt. (b. 1925 in Cachuela Esperanza (Bolivia); emer. prof. of aesthetics; concrete poet)
    • found: Dabei sein mittun, 2000: t.p. (Eugen Gomringer)
    • found: Encycl. German lit. (accessed via Credo), 2000: (under Ernst Jandl: Swiss author Eugen Gomringer)
    • found: German Wikipedia, viewed Apr. 12, 2013 (Eugen Gomringer; father of concrete poetry; b. Jan. 20, 1925 in Bolivia to Swiss father and Bolivian mother; long-time resident of Rehau, Germany; writes in German, Swiss German, Spanish, French, and English; co-founded periodical Spirale in 1953; published series konkrete poesie - poesia concreta, 1960-65; secretary to Max Bill (concrete art) at Hochschule für Gestaltung Ulm, 1954-57; Director of Schweizerischer Werkbund, 1961-67; Director of Kulturbeirat der Rosenthal AG in Selb, 1967-85; prof. of aesthetic theory at Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, 1977-90; Member of documenta council for 4. documenta, 1966-68; guest prof. of poetry in Bamberg, 1986; Director of the Internationalen Forum für Gestaltung in Ulm beginning 1988; member of Berliner Akademie der Künste since 1971; founded Institut für Konstruktive Kunst und Konkrete Poesie in 2000) {}
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    • PT2667.O48
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    • 1980-06-30: new
    • 2013-06-22: revised
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