1900 - 1990
Cai Peizhu was a visual artist, Born in 1900, Cai Peizhu passed away in 1990. Also born in 1900 and of this same generation are Florence Saville Berryman, Josephee Angnako, Ivar Bruu, Aristomenis Angelopoulos, and Carl Robert Holty.
Further Biographical Context for Cai Peizhu
Cai Peizhu was born in 1900 and was largely inspired by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The Fauves are generally considered to be the first foremost Post-Impressionist group, working in the at the start of the 20th century. Including artists such as Henry Matisse within their ranks, the Fauves believed that intense, other worldly colours and vibrant brushstrokes were a key component of painting. During this same time period a young Pablo Picasso, still in his youth, created his famous Blue and Rose periods in Paris, and by the end of the 1920s he had established the first ideas of depicting fractured views of reality alongside his contemporary Georges Braque. This movement became known as Analytical Cubism. In Italy, artists such as Boccioni, Severini and Balla were hoping to capture the speed and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement named Futurism.