1898 - 1966
Carlo Conte was a creative visual artist, Born in 1898, Carlo Conte passed away in 1966. Also born in 1898 and of this same generation are Beniamino Benvenuto Bufano, Calder Alexander, Albert Bohn, Jesús Apellaniz, and Allan Thomas Bernaldo.
Further Biographical Context for Carlo Conte
Carlo Conte was born in 1898 and was predominantly inspired creatively by the 1900s and 1910s. The dynamic development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and communities of artists across the world developed many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. The first twenty years of the twentieth century can be considered to be the most prolific, and are seen as the time in art history when modern and modernist ideas initially began to take hold culturally. Mechanisation in production and ideas of order and rationality enabled the discipline of architecture to develop at an astounding rate, and was defined by in the work of Le Corbusier and Gerrit Rietveld. Bauhaus was prevalent during this era and defined the idea of a common discipline across all types of creative art. Most, if not all, of the ideologies of key art movements that we associate with modern and contemporary art can be traced back to the diverse range of work made during this era.