Agnes Van Den Brandeler
1918 - 2002
Agnes Van Den Brandeler was a creative artist, Agnes Van Den Brandeler was born in 1918 and died in 2002. Artists Richard Aerne, Fernando Diniz, Arthur Leipzig, Ruth Atkinson, and William Apap are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Agnes Van Den Brandeler
Born in 1918, Agnes Van Den Brandeler grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.