1907 - 1992
Chen Georgette was an artist, Born in 1907, Chen Georgette passed away in 1992. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Aixinjueluo Pujie, Viggo Boesen, Hedwig Bollhagen, Friedrich Aduatz, and Erich Borchert.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Georgette
Born in 1907, Chen Georgette was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in politics. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also particularly influential among artists and their communities. notable artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a vital idea of Freudian theory. Important Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread across the globe.