Ardsvik Baksheevich Avakimyan
1920 - 2016
Ardsvik Baksheevich Avakimyan was an artist, Ardsvik Baksheevich Avakimyan, born in 1920, died in 2016. Artists Will Brown, Ferruccio Bortoluzzi, Robert Müller, Josephsohn Estate, and George Tooker are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Ardsvik Baksheevich Avakimyan
Ardsvik Baksheevich Avakimyan was born in 1920, 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 many 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 integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.