1903 - 1977
Bernard Cullmann was an artist, Born in 1903, Bernard Cullmann passed away in 1977. Artists like Livio Abramo, Leopold Birstinger, Rigmor Andersen, Stuart Beck, and Wilhelm Bruhn were also born in 1903.
Further Biographical Context for Bernard Cullmann
Born in 1903, Bernard Cullmann was predominantly influenced by the 1920s growing up. Important artistic developments that had been established in the earlier part of the 20th century continued to be matured during the 1920s and 1930s. At this time the careers of many inspiring and pioneering artists began to blossom, yet at the same time there was an atmosphere of consideration and solemnity following the horrors of the First World War. Major shifts in politics were taking place worldwide, and Marxism took a strong hold as an ideology within artist groups and communities. The leading focus for art during this time was on Freudian theory and the human subconscious, and these ideas were best represented by artists including Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux, whilst in Paris, artists such as Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine established methods of art which were expressive and dynamic.