Clarke Daniel


Artist biography

Clarke Daniel was a visual artist. Clarke Daniel was born in 1911. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Mary Robinson Blair, Giuseppe Bottero, Michail Bozhij, Alan Caswell Collier, and Thomas Brun.

Further Biographical Context for Clarke Daniel

Born in 1911, Clarke Daniel was primarily inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.