Alden Otis Clark
1904 - 1966
Alden Otis Clark was a creative artist, Alden Otis Clark was born in 1904 and died in 1966. Also born in 1904 and of this same generation are Shinichiro Adachi, Alexsej Alekseevic Arapov, János Balazs, Jean Hélion, and Gosta Bjelkebo.
Further Biographical Context for Alden Otis Clark
Born in 1904, Alden Otis Clark was largely inspired by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many innovative and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. 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 surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.