1896 - 1974
Domingo Candia was a creative visual artist, Domingo Candia, born in 1896, died in 1974. Also born in 1896 and of this same generation are Jet Bouter, Keast Burke, Max Peiffer Watenphul, Peter Van Den Braken, and Essie Boyett.
Further Biographical Context for Domingo Candia
Born in 1896, Domingo Candia was primarily inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives around the world, with many groups developing a variety of ways of expressing their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were grew.