Aranka Helbing

1898 - 1974

Artist biography

Aranka Helbing was a creative artist. Aranka Helbing was born in 1898 and died in 1974. Artists like Harry Cimino, Gabrielle Duwaerts, Bodo Von Campenhausen, Leila Faithful, and Robert Louis E. Barriot were also born in 1898.

Further Biographical Context for Aranka Helbing

Aranka Helbing was born in 1898 and was predominantly influenced by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the vibrant development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an era of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups exploring a variety of ways of expressing their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.