No need for burst of emotion to produce work of art. At end of wwii more technological advancements more intense militaristic weapons. Rise of dada different than other movements, where they all were located in one country. Dada members all met in a bar: aesthetic anarchy. At the beginning no style with dada; turned mechanistic. Dada groups often small and intimate and influential to each other. Created ready-mades - visual indifference, and total absence of good or bad taste the object is not the important thing. Dada used objects that no longer made artists make the object themselves. By 1922 dada burnt out> then came surrealism. Romanian livening in france violent swirling declarations of dada his dada manifesto from 1918. Horror engulfing world (europe) at this time, tzara set tone. Partner of georgia o"keeffe, ran an art gallery shoes old fashioned camera. Hans arp dada is senseless like nature against bourgeois artist notion talks about elements of chance *arp.