Chen Qinghe


Artist biography

Chen Qinghe is seen as an established contemporary artist, Chen Qinghe was born in 1914. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Lucien Ancel, Winston Bristow, Duilio Barnabe, James Frederic Adams, and Leonard Applebee.

Further Biographical Context for Chen Qinghe

Chen Qinghe was born in 1914 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated a number of these principals into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.