Boris Nikolaevich Bessonov
1916 - 1966
Boris Nikolaevich Bessonov was a visual artist, Boris Nikolaevich Bessonov, born in 1916, died in 1966. Artists like Alípio Brandao, Carlo Zinelli, Thore Heramb, Anne Bretzfelder, and Andreas Bøe were also born in 1916.
Further Biographical Context for Boris Nikolaevich Bessonov
Born in 1916, Boris Nikolaevich Bessonov's creative work was largely inspired by the 1930s. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. 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 philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.