1928 - 1982
Alice Baber was a creative visual artist, Born in 1928, Alice Baber passed away in 1982. Artists like Alden Baker, Marzio Sala, Georges-Jean Arnaud, Fernandez Arman, and Herbert Arlt were also born in 1928.
Further Biographical Context for Alice Baber
Born in 1928, Alice Baber's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government required urgent funds to implement the rapid industrialisation demanded by the first Five Year Plan. It initiated a secret plan to sell off treasures from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), including a primary list of two hundred and fifty unique paintings by the Old Masters, many of which found their way to the collection of Andrew Mellon via the New York based art dealing company, Knoedler.