1921 - 2003
Charles Hidley was a creative visual artist. Born in 1921, Charles Hidley passed away in 2003. Artists like Robert Barr Banister, Chen Qikuan, Billy Grout, Rosario Alvarez De Sotomayor, and Hanns Bail were also born in 1921.
Further Biographical Context for Charles Hidley
Charles Hidley was born in 1921 and was largely influenced by the 1930s growing up. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.