1914 - 2010
Bettie Cilliers-Barnard was a visual artist, Bettie Cilliers-Barnard, born in 1914, died in 2010. Artists like André Brocorens, Arturo Cavalli, Antoni Bellmunt, Max Agostini, and Helma Aschauer were also born in 1914.
Further Biographical Context for Bettie Cilliers-Barnard
Born in 1914, Bettie Cilliers-Barnard was primarily influenced by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the conflict between a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.