1913 - 1988
Cao Yiru was a creative artist, Cao Yiru was born in 1913 and died in 1988. Artists like Hillegonda Bottema, David Edwin Bernard, Cao Weiren, Erik Abrahamsson, and Robert Benham were also born in 1913.
Further Biographical Context for Cao Yiru
Born in 1913, Cao Yiru was primarily influenced by the 1930s growing up. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.