Benedetta Cappa Marinetti

1897 - 1977

Artist biography

Benedetta Cappa Marinetti was a visual artist, Benedetta Cappa Marinetti was born in 1897 and died in 1977. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Nils Severin Andersen, Enrico Bettarini, Albert Müller, Pavel Betusjak, and Hilde Böklen.

Further Biographical Context for Benedetta Cappa Marinetti

Born in 1897, Benedetta Cappa Marinetti was primarily influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an era of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups developing a variety of methods 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 grew.

Benedetta Cappa Marinetti