Armando Campero


Artist biography

Armando Campero is an established contemporary artist, Armando Campero was born in 1930. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Benedetto Bustini, Wilfried Blecher, Piero Ruggeri, Eric Brown, and Eduardo Alcoy.

Further Biographical Context for Armando Campero

Born in 1930, Armando Campero was primarily influenced by the 1930s. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.