1899 - 1978
Charles Chenet was a creative visual artist, Born in 1899, Charles Chenet passed away in 1978. Artists like Janet Emmerich, Carl Becker, Bernardino Bienabe Artia, Marina Aniram, and Kaethe Augenstein were also born in 1899.
Further Biographical Context for Charles Chenet
Born in 1899, Charles Chenet was largely inspired 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 delving into Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and communities of artists across the world evolved many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists like Boccioni, Severini and Balla were looking to capture the rapidity and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement named Futurism.