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us: Gomringer, Eugen, 1925-


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  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19250120
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cachuela Esperanza (Bolivia)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Rehau (Hof, Germany)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Hochschule für Gestaltung (Ulm, Germany)
        • Affiliation Start: 1954
        • Affiliation End: 1957
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Schweizerischer Werkbund
        • Affiliation Start: 1961
        • Affiliation End: 1967
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: documenta-Rat
        • Affiliation Start: 1966
        • Affiliation End: 1968
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Rosenthal AG. Kulturbeirat
        • Affiliation Start: 1967
        • Affiliation End: 1985
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Akademie der Künste (Berlin, Germany)
        • Affiliation Start: 1971
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
        • Affiliation Start: 1977
        • Affiliation End: 1990
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universität Bamberg
        • Affiliation Start: 1986
        • Affiliation End: 1986
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) International Design Forum Ulm
        • Affiliation Start: 1988
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Institut für Konstruktive Kunst und Konkrete Poesie
        • Affiliation Start: 2000
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        ger
    • Associated Language

        gsw
    • Associated Language

        spa
    • Associated Language

        fre
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Concrete poetry
          (lcsh) Artists' books
            (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
              (lcsh) Literary museums
                (lcsh) Concrete art
                  (lcsh) Art museums
                    (lcsh) Art, Modern--Exhibitions
                      (lcsh) Education, Higher
                    • Occupation

                        (lcsh) Poets
                          (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
                            (lcsh) College teachers
                        • Sources

                          • 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) {http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugen_Gomringer}
                        • LC Classification

                          • PT2667.O48
                        • Change Notes

                          • 1980-06-30: new
                          • 2013-06-22: revised
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