Carl Dame Clarke
Carl Dame Clarke is an established contemporary visual artist, Carl Dame Clarke was born in 1904. Artists like Marcel Azema-Billa, Theodoro De Bona, Otho Blake, Marjorie Brooks, and Vando Acerbi were also born in 1904.
Further Biographical Context for Carl Dame Clarke
Born in 1904, Carl Dame Clarke's creative work was predominantly inspired by the 1920s. The notable innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.