Edmond Betschen is an established contemporary visual artist, Edmond Betschen was born in 1910. Also born in 1910 and of this same generation are Stefan Alexander, Eva Besnyö, André Gabriel Bernadou, Giovanni Acci, and Phyllis Campbell Aspen.
Further Biographical Context for Edmond Betschen
Born in 1910, Edmond Betschen grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. globally this period can be best characterised by the clash between 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 across the globe. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated many of these principals into their radical political ideologies to develop a new kind of magic realism.