Chan Kwok Hoï
1920 - 1990
Chan Kwok Hoï was a creative visual artist, Born in 1920, Chan Kwok Hoï passed away in 1990. Artists like Herbert Beck, Chris Ten Bruggen Kate, John Berry, Hilka-Liisa Ahola, and Minos Argyrakis were also born in 1920.
Further Biographical Context for Chan Kwok Hoï
Chan Kwok Hoï was born in 1920 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the conflict between a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence on an international scale. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.