1924 - 2004
Bill Christian was an artist, Born in 1924, Bill Christian passed away in 2004. Artists like Spytimír Bursík, Maria Fernanda Amado, Arthur Alves Figueiredo, Gunnar Alme, and Hella Basu were also born in 1924.
Further Biographical Context for Bill Christian
Bill Christian was born in 1924 and was predominantly inspired by the 1930s growing up. Internationally 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. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the dominant artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread across the globe. In Mexico, artists like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated many of these philosophies into their radical political ideologies to develop a new kind of magic realism.