Edmund Arthur Harvey
1907 - 1994
Edmund Arthur Harvey was a visual artist. Born in 1907, Edmund Arthur Harvey passed away in 1994. Artists like Esther Williams, José De Campos Contente, Louis Gonzales, Viktor Glysing-Jensen, and Albino Galvano were also born in 1907.
Further Biographical Context for Edmund Arthur Harvey
Born in 1907, Edmund Arthur Harvey's creative work was largely inspired by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed 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 major shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.