1913 - 1990
Chen Erdong was an artist, Chen Erdong, born in 1913, died in 1990. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Tommaso Barbalonga, Peter Bock-Schroeder, Margaret Prosser Allison, André Clauss, and Emilio Buccafusta.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Erdong
Chen Erdong was born in 1913 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised 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 on an international scale. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.