Alberto Casamada Rafols

1923 - 2009

Artist biography

Alberto Casamada Rafols was an artist, Born in 1923, Alberto Casamada Rafols passed away in 2009. Artists Hal Busse, Leonid Bratchenko, Lois Field, Robert Beauchamp, and Běla Kolářová are of the same generation.

Further Biographical Context for Alberto Casamada Rafols

Alberto Casamada Rafols was born in 1923 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. 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 dominance, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, 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.

Alberto Casamada Rafols