Chou Irene

1924 - 2011

Artist biography

Chou Irene was a creative visual artist, Born in 1924, Chou Irene passed away in 2011. Also born in 1924 and of this same generation are Jean Barham, Bob Blue, Maureen Bogle, Gyula Košice, and Ajaib Chitarkar.

Further Biographical Context for Chou Irene

Chou Irene was born in 1924 and was primarily influenced 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 dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.