1916 - 2010
Alexander Bogen was a creative artist, Born in 1916, Alexander Bogen passed away in 2010. Artists Elizabeth Angrnatquaq, Gysin, Brion, Elia Ajolfi, Elizabeth Arnatquaq, and Stefan Arczyński are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Alexander Bogen
Born in 1916, Alexander Bogen grew up during the 1930s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. globally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the advent of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would conclude in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social tumult that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the world’s population.