Ataülf Aguiló Tosca


Artist biography

Ataülf Aguiló Tosca is an established contemporary artist, Ataülf Aguiló Tosca was born in 1912. Artists Robert Bruce Tague, Aaron Ashkenazi, Eve Arnold, Keith Vaughan, and Edward H. Hergelroth are of the same generation.

Further Biographical Context for Ataülf Aguiló Tosca

Ataülf Aguiló Tosca was born in 1912 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the United States, the Great Depression had a great impact on artistic production, with a number of artists taking inspiration from the agrarian and the humble man in the streets. It was the first time in US history that widespread movements of artists began to address politics, and attempted to use their art to impact society. Artists focused exhibitions on social and political themes such as poverty, lack of affordable housing, anti-lynching, anti-fascism, and workers' strikes.

Ataülf Aguiló Tosca