Arthur Cravan. Maintenant?

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Author: Laie

Museo Picasso de Barcelona. From October 26th, 2017 to January 28th, 2018

The life and work of Arthur Cravan, poet and boxer, are surrounded by a great mystery. This precursor of Dadaism directed the magazine Maintenant, that published five numbers between 1912 and 1915.

The pretext of the exhibition is the stay of Cravan in Barcelona between end of 1915 and 1916, when it was related to several artists, it imparted courses of boxing and faced in combat with Jack Johnson.