Chen Qingye


Artist biography

Chen Qingye is regarded as a well established artist, Chen Qingye was born in 1921. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Carl Adolph Büchner, Rudi Bierman, Ismael Balanya Moix, Axel Amuchastegui, and Hermanus Berserik.

Further Biographical Context for Chen Qingye

Chen Qingye was born in 1921 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era took a sinister turn with the dawn of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would conclude in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social furore that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the world’s population.