1907 - 1987
Abdullah Cizgen was a creative artist, Abdullah Cizgen was born in 1907 and died in 1987. Artists Hildegard Böhme, Marie-Louise Albassart, Kees Ameijden, Odette Boyer, and Jean Beral are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Abdullah Cizgen
Born in 1907, Abdullah Cizgen's creative work was largely influenced by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.