Amelia Coghlan

1918 - 2014

Artist biography

Amelia Coghlan was a creative artist, Born in 1918, Amelia Coghlan passed away in 2014. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Turgut Atalay, Margaret Ann Baxter, Hasmet Akal, Dorothy Bradford, and Catherine J. Barnes.

Further Biographical Context for Amelia Coghlan

Born in 1918, Amelia Coghlan was primarily inspired by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread across the globe. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated a number of these principals into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.

Amelia Coghlan