Alfred Eikri was a creative visual artist. Alfred Eikri was born in 1911. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Michael Delisio, Ingo De Croux, Cheng Xiaotian, Frank Leonard Brooks, and Sonja Ferlov Mancoba.
Further Biographical Context for Alfred Eikri
Alfred Eikri was born in 1911 and grew up during the 1930s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.