Acclaimed Artist. Born in Stuttgart and enrolled at the Stuttgart Academy in 1912. Under Adolf Hoelzel, Schlemmer turned to the Cubists. In 1920, he went to work as a teacher at the Bauhaus where he remained for nine years. In 1922 he finished the work on his famous "Triadisches Balett." With the rise of the Nazis, Schlemmer's work was seen as degenerate and he was dismissed from his post. He died in Baden-Baden.
Bio by: Michael Walz