Carlos De La Carcova
1903 - 1974
Carlos De La Carcova was a creative artist, Carlos De La Carcova, born in 1903, died in 1974. Also born in 1903 and of this same generation are Serge Brignoni, Carlos De La Carcova, Lyle Hatcher Bennett, Álvaro De Brée, and André Arbus.
Further Biographical Context for Carlos De La Carcova
Born in 1903, Carlos De La Carcova's creative work was largely 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 period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Established 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.