1916 - 1999
Donald Axleroad was a creative artist, Donald Axleroad was born in 1916 and died in 1999. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are William Garnett, Carmen Aguade, Abbott L. Pattison, Richard Koppe, and Richard Pousette-Dart.
Further Biographical Context for Donald Axleroad
Born in 1916, Donald Axleroad's creative work 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 era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. 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.