Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez


Artist biography

Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez is seen as an established artist, Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez was born in 1900. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Pierre Auger, Richard F. Bartlett, Alf Bayrle, Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez, and Thomas Attardi.

Further Biographical Context for Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez

Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez was born in 1900 and was predominantly inspired by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in the political world. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also particularly influential amongst artists and their communities. Key artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was exemplified by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism developed throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a essential idea of Freudian theory. Key Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread on a global scale.

Aureliano Del Castillo Y Sanchez