Throughout his lifetime, Richard Hüelsenbeck, who lived until 1974 said “Dada is still existing,“ (Wikipedia). In February 1916 the beginning of that existence is revealed at the Cabaret Voltaire, a back-room bar named after the French intellectual and philosopher best known for his role in Europe’s Age of Enlightenment.
Johannes Gutenberg once said, “Give me twenty-six soldiers of lead, and I will conquer the world. “ (Raymond). His words ring prophetic today, as the fabric of language, typography has truly shaped our world.