Edithe Jane Cassady
Edithe Jane Cassady is an established contemporary visual artist, Edithe Jane Cassady was born in 1906. Artists Aixinjueluo Yu, Jan Baars, Heinz Buchholz, Winton Aldridge, and Bebe Breakspear Farrar are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Edithe Jane Cassady
Born in 1906, Edithe Jane Cassady was primarily influenced by the 1920s. The key innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many innovative and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.