1929 - 2017
Chang Guowu was a visual artist, Born in 1929, Chang Guowu passed away in 2017. Artists Robert Burnand, Mae H. Bertoni, Alan Blizzard, Lois Anderson, and Constantin Blendea are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Chang Guowu
Chang Guowu was born in 1929 and was predominantly influenced by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.