Serendipity ?

Sometimes artists arrive at similar places despite wildly disparate routes.

Morgenstern’s image was presented as a poem. The Man Ray piece was a both a typical DADA gesture & an early example of what we’d now call ‘erasure.’ Mondrian’s model was the ocean.

https://www.google.com.au/search?q=fisches+nachtgesang+text&espv=2&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiuhO-s3pXNAhWEg6YKHWdsBEMQsAQIPg&biw=1366&bih=643#imgrc=f2kuTnGB1NP1dM%3A

https://www.google.com.au/search?q=man+ray+phonetic+poem&espv=2&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjzwcKe35XNAhWj46YKHcziAPcQ_AUIBygB&biw=1366&bih=643#imgrc=H9hgYIvewIQ14M%3A

http://www.britannica.com/biography/Christian-Morgenstern

http://www.theartstory.org/artist-ray-man.htm

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