Andrius Cepas

1907

Artist biography

Andrius Cepas is regarded as a well established artist, Andrius Cepas was born in 1907. Artists like Reine Van Der Borght, Kovács Zoltán Borbereki, Kirin J Callinan, Aleksandr Nikitich Chechnev, and Ernst Bursche were also born in 1907.

Further Biographical Context for Andrius Cepas

Born in 1907, Andrius Cepas was predominantly inspired by the 1920s. Key artistic innovations that had been established in the earlier part of the 20th century continued to be matured during the 1920s and 1930s. During this period the careers of a number of inspiring and pioneering artists began to flourish, yet at the same time there was an atmosphere of consideration and solemnity following the horrors of the First World War. Significant shifts in politics were taking place worldwide, and Marxism took a strong grip as an ideology amongst artist groups and communities. The primary focus for art during this time was on Freudian theory and the human subconscious, and these ideas were best portrayed by artists including Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux, whilst in Paris, artists such as Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine established methods of art which were vivid and dynamic.