1892 - 1968
Cai Tingkai was a creative artist, Born in 1892, Cai Tingkai passed away in 1968. Artists Elaine Barran, Charles Gordon Borrowman, Bertoni Filho, Lawrence Edson Blair, and Alberto Beltrame are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Cai Tingkai
Born in 1892, Cai Tingkai was predominantly inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups developing different methods of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some legendary artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.