Bong Am Cho
1898 - 1959
Bong Am Cho was an artist, Bong Am Cho was born in 1898 and died in 1959. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Tib Beament, Jacques Aubrun, Linwood Clarke Borum, Aldo Bartelletti, and Frans Beckers.
Further Biographical Context for Bong Am Cho
Bong Am Cho was born in 1898, grew up during the 1900s and 1910s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The vigorous development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. A variety of collectives and groups of artists across the world evolved different ways of articulating these crucial innovations. At the same time, Expressive painting was being developed and explored in a number of places around the world. the Nabis in France were the first to delve into this movement at the turn of the century, and German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter soon followed suit, developing the careers of famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky.