Donald Begbie is a contemporary artist considered well established, Donald Begbie was born in 1928. Artists like Pierrette Bloch, Katsuhiro Yamaguchi, Charles Blackman, Peter Aliknak, and Beatrice Behan were also born in 1928.
Further Biographical Context for Donald Begbie
Donald Begbie was born in 1928 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and characterised 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 radical 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.