1906 - 1992
Carley Craig was a visual artist, Carley Craig, born in 1906, died in 1992. Also born in 1906 and of this same generation are Willard Grayson Smythe, Estate Of Horst P. Horst, Ferdinand Boersma, Pavel Ivanovich Basmanov, and Blanche Bolduc.
Further Biographical Context for Carley Craig
Born in 1906, Carley Craig was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The key innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many innovative 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 across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.