Dick Higgins, one of the main figures of Fluxus
(poet, musician, historian, theoretician, editor) points out the particularity of poet-artists who, since German and English Romanticism, have refused to make distinctions between what is sonorous, visual and written. Fluxus
takes up the flag of Dada
and brandishes it.
Dick Higgins (1938-1998) was an American composer, poet, printmaker, artist, and a co-founder of Fluxus
in the early 1960's. He was a seminal figure in Happenings
and the concrete poetry