1913 - 1982
Charlotte Calmis was a visual artist, Born in 1913, Charlotte Calmis passed away in 1982. Artists Grace Ahlborg, Margaret Prosser Allen, Cao Weiren, Walter Birenheide, and Erna Yoshida Blenk are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Charlotte Calmis
Born in 1913, Charlotte Calmis was largely 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 prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. 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 epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.