Avant-Garde in PrintMain MenuIntroduction"DADA, as for it, it smells of nothing, it is nothing, nothing, nothing." Francis PicabiaElements of Design in Avant-Garde MagazinesIntroduction to Italian FuturismES Librarian at UT Austina966648bfc0b32297dd765df3f1b759ab94cd497
Dada was irrational. Dada was different even amongst the dadaist. The only commonality was the goal. To create something vastly different from everything else. Even in naming themselves, they had to create a word that was not a word - "dada". Dada was experimentation.