1906 - 1968
Cai Chusheng was a creative artist, Cai Chusheng was born in 1906 and died in 1968. Artists like Aharon Avni, Valeri Sergeevich Alfeesky, Jean Batenburg, Milos Bily, and Domenico Cantatore were also born in 1906.
Further Biographical Context for Cai Chusheng
Cai Chusheng was born in 1906 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1920s growing up. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by innovative practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also tremendously influential among artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a vital idea of Freudian theory. Notable Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread internationally.