1908 - 1969
Chen Tiegeng was a creative artist, Born in 1908, Chen Tiegeng passed away in 1969. Artists like Dario Bernazzoli, Arthur Barbosa, Oliver O'Connor Barrett, Hubert Borguet, and Rudolf Werner Ackermann were also born in 1908.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Tiegeng
Chen Tiegeng was born in 1908 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the first years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by incredible 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 the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also extremely influential amongst artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism developed throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a essential idea of Freudian theory. Notable 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 internationally.