Claude Boussier is seen as an established contemporary artist, Claude Boussier was born in 1925. Artists Edward Krasiński, Jean-Edouard Augsburger, Roger Catherineau, Gustavo Torner, and Christian Böhm are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Claude Boussier
Born in 1925, Claude Boussier grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated many of these ideas into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.