1919 - 1998
Chen Jeou-Tsien was a creative visual artist, Chen Jeou-Tsien was born in 1919 and died in 1998. Also born in 1919 and of this same generation are Leon Berkowitz, Frances M. Bradbury, Alfred Buberl, Helge Bertram, and Karola Baumeister-Bestgen.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Jeou-Tsien
Born in 1919, Chen Jeou-Tsien's creative work was largely inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the clashing of 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.