1914 - 2016
Chang Yoshio was an artist, Chang Yoshio was born in 1914 and died in 2016. Also born in 1914 and of this same generation are Vojteh Bratuša, Betty Winnie Brady, Kay Ambrose, Isobel Barber, and Gerd Leufert.
Further Biographical Context for Chang Yoshio
Born in 1914, Chang Yoshio's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1930s. 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 across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.