Caliman Coxe Gloucester
1907 - 1999
Caliman Coxe Gloucester was an artist, Caliman Coxe Gloucester, born in 1907, died in 1999. Artists like Glenna Brown Boland, Agner Christoffersen, Catherine Tharp Altvater, Maurice Bonnet, and Abram Belskie were also born in 1907.
Further Biographical Context for Caliman Coxe Gloucester
Born in 1907, Caliman Coxe Gloucester was largely influenced by the 1920s growing up. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the primary years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in politics. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also enormously influential among artists and their communities. noteworthy artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was exemplified 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. Important 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.