1929 - 2016
Bill Cunningham was an artist, Bill Cunningham was born in 1929 and died in 2016. Artists like Alfredo Cecchi, Rolf Böttcher, Frederick Aman, Turi Simeti, and Geoffrey Woolsey Birks were also born in 1929.
Further Biographical Context for Bill Cunningham
Bill Cunningham was born in 1929 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.