1915 - 2003
Ai Zhongxin was a visual artist, Born in 1915, Ai Zhongxin passed away in 2003. Also born in 1915 and of this same generation are Sir Terry Frost Ra, Hiroshi Hamaya, Mathias Goeritz, Robert Motherwell, and Ai Zhongxin.
Further Biographical Context for Ai Zhongxin
Ai Zhongxin was born in 1915 and was predominantly influenced by the 1930s growing up. During 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 characterised 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 exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.