1916 - 2003
Chen Shourong was a visual artist, Chen Shourong, born in 1916, died in 2003. Artists like Loretta B Allen, Robert E. Amft, Franco Asinari, Zipora Brenner, and Luiz Atilio Fiore were also born in 1916.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Shourong
Chen Shourong was born in 1916 and was predominantly inspired creatively by the 1930s. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.