1906 - 1974
Caesar Away was a creative artist, Caesar Away, born in 1906, died in 1974. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Russell Barnett Aitken, Jacob Bruyn, Karl Branngard, Viola Allen, and Franco Amidei.
Further Biographical Context for Caesar Away
Born in 1906, Caesar Away's creative work was largely inspired by the 1920s. The key innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.